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Ballot Questions

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Casino Repeal, Sick Time, Minimum Wage Bills Head Toward Mass. Ballot In 2014

Massachusetts voters have been asked weighty policy questions over the years, from the death penalty to physician-assisted suicide.

01/04/2014

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Question 2 Assisted Suicide Supporters Concede Defeat

Supporters of a ballot question that would legalize physician-assisted suicide for the terminally ill in Massachusetts have conceded defeat, even though the vote is too close to call.

11/07/2012

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Mass. Voters Approve Auto Repair Question

Massachusetts voters have approved a ballot question requiring automakers to provide car owners and independent repair shops with access to their diagnostic systems.

11/06/2012

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Mass. Voters Approve Medical Marijuana Ballot Measure

Doctors can now recommend medical marijuana for patients with certain conditions.

11/06/2012

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Ballot Question 3: Should Medical Marijuana Be Allowed In Massachusetts?

Massachusetts voters will have to make decisions on three ballot questions on Election Day.

10/31/2012

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Toucher & Rich: Do You Know Your Ballot Questions?

Toucher & Rich sent Adolfo out on the streets to gauge opinions on some of the hard-hitting issues, other than the boring old “who people are voting for” questions.

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/26/2012

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Toucher & Rich: Do You Know Your Ballot Questions?

Toucher & Rich sent Adolfo out on the streets to gauge opinions on some of the hard-hitting issues, other than the boring old “who people are voting for” questions.

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/17/2012

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Mass. Critics Of Suicide Question Return $250,000

A group opposed to a ballot question that would allow terminally ill patients to self-administer life-ending drugs has returned a $250,000 donation from a conservative Mississippi-based organization with anti-gay views.

09/14/2012

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Medical Marijuana, Aid In Dying, Right To Repair Top Ballot Questions

Massachusetts Secretary of State William Galvin’s office said Wednesday that three proposals have gained enough support to be placed on this year’s ballot.

07/11/2012

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Sponsors Claim Enough Signatures For Euthanasia & Marijuana Ballot Questions

Sponsors of proposals to allow terminally ill patients to self-administer life-ending drugs and to legalize marijuana for medical purposes claim they have gathered enough signatures to move the measures closer to a spot on next year’s state ballot.

11/22/2011

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