Question 3 and 4 receive wide support at UMass.
Anthony Ferranti discussing the history of marijuana in America and argues for its legalization in November.
Author Rick Steves spoke in favor of legalizing marijuana.
Amherst State Representative Ellen Story has introduced a bill which would legalize and tax marijuana to the Massachusetts General Court.
This week’s Letters to the Editor cover a variety of concerns on numerous topics ranging from the recently announced plans for a Commonwealth Honors College building to the Amherst vote to “Bring the War Dollars Home” to the possiblity of Massachusetts being the first state to pass cannabis legalization.
On Election Day, voters in Amherst as well as other towns across Western Mass. will have the option of voting over whether or not marijuana should be legalized in Massachusetts.