Medical marijuana dispensary ban in El Paso County: Fighting 1A in court and at polls

Update: A judge has rejected a lawsuit over a medical marijuana business ban in El Paso County. Read about the development in this post: "Medical marijuana dispensary ban: El Paso vote to count, but could passage cost county millions?" Then look below to learn more about the fight against County Question 1A.
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