News Guide: Key elements of ballot question to legalize pot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans will decide in the Nov. 3 election whether to legalize marijuana for medical reasons and recreational use, a vote that could shift the state from entirely outlawing pot to allowing it for all uses.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

News Guide: Vote to ban monopolies could nix pot issue

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio voters will decide this fall whether to prevent monopolies from being inserted into the state constitution, in a vote that sets up an Election Day showdown with a competing ballot question to legalize marijuana in the state.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent

Ohio attorney general rejects medical marijuana initiative

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has again rejected a petition for a proposed constitutional amendment to legalize marijuana for medical use, faulting the summary of the petition language.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

News Guide: Ohioans to decide how to redraw political maps

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal on the fall ballot seeks to overhaul how Ohio draws its legislative districts after state lawmakers struck a bipartisan deal last year to change the long-criticized process.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press