ELECTION 2018

Medical Marijuana Has 54 Percent Support From Voters As Results Roll In

Nov 7, 2018, 12:21 AM
Shell Danis crosses her fingers as initial results for Proposition 2 come in shortly after 8 p.m. a...
Shell Danis crosses her fingers as initial results for Proposition 2 come in shortly after 8 p.m. at the Infinity Event Center in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (Photo: Kristin Murphy, KSL)
(Photo: Kristin Murphy, KSL)

SALT LAKE CITY — A majority of Utah voters backed an initiative to legalize medical marijuana in the Beehive State, with more than 53 percent in support of the measure out of nearly 740,000 ballots counted, according to results posted late Tuesday.

According to state elections officials, around 815,000 ballots had been cast in Utah during this election, a 58 percent turnout rate.

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Medical Marijuana Has 54 Percent Support From Voters As Results Roll In