We're definitely going to do it. It's next on our list. Not right now, but we'd like to get started within the next few months.
It would be similar to the initiative in the city of St. Louis. If it got on the ballot and was passed by voters it would make possession of a misdemeanor amount of marijuana, currently anything less than 35 grams, punishable by only a $100 fine in city municipal court. It would take away city police's power to arrest people [for pot possession] and take away the threat of jail time.
We feel that University City voters would be favorable toward a petition of this sort. It's a more progressive community. That's not saying other municipalities aren't progressive, but we feel like U-City is a good place to start.
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