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Ohio Cannabis charges down nearly 2/3rds because of No Fine, No Time Sensible Decriminalization

In 1975 Ohio decriminalized cannabis to a $150 fine but a person’s driver’s license can be suspended for a period ranging from six months to five years. Although the state had a medical program it only has 25 qualifying condition and only allowing a 90 days supply, the annual cost of a medical marijuana registration…

Are you tired of people going to jail for Marijuana?

Did you know that you can decriminalize cannabis for misdemeanor amounts of cannabis, using your right to self-rule through citizens initiative? Citizen have been collecting signatures in Ohio since 2015 to put initiatives on the ballot for you to go out and vote to enact the Sensible Marijuana Ordinance. The sensible marijuana ordinance has covered…

Do you want to decriminalize cannabis in your city?

Since 2015 Citizens of Ohio have tirelessly fought for reform on cannabis laws As a sensible movement we’ve removed penalties for cannabis in 35 cities in Ohio including Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo and Dayton Sensible movement coalition has written more than 100 citizens initiative, down below are just a few initiatives that need team leaders Akron…

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The no fines, no time, marijuana ordinance

Cities in Ohio will have a chance to vote in 2023 to remove penalties for cannabis in Ohio! Citizens of Ohio have already collected enough signatures to put Helena, Risingsun and Harbor View on the ballot to be voted on in November 2023 with more to come with more to come!

All donations will be used to help further our mission to educate, advocate,and assist citizens on their rights of home rule and to continue the important work of Sensible Decrim.Thank you all for your support!

Please join us for this one month event… How It Works:Pick a day on the calendar and donate $10 square!Please send us a direct message with the number you would like. Donations can be sent to:CashApp@ $sensiblemovementFacebook Pay@ Sensible Movement CoalitionPaypal@ Sensible Movement Coalition Once the calender is filled, each donor’s name will be entered…

5 cities in Ohio voted to decriminalize cannabis

In the November 2022 election 5 cities voted to join the other 30 cities that have removed the penalties for cannabis for misdemeanors amounts. In 2015 local citizens enacted their right to use citizens initiative to remove penalties for misdemeanor amounts of cannabis, since then majority of the larger cities in Ohio have enacted thought…

Get involved in Ohio’s cannabis movement Today

Sensible Decriminalization is distinguished from regular decriminalization by the very key difference of not just lowering the fines and consequences, but rather removing them completely. Sensible Decriminalization is No Fines, No Jail Time, No Court Costs. This is a very big difference even over a small fine of $10-$25. We have seen, if there is…

7 Ohio cities will vote to decriminalize Cannabis in 2022

EXCITING NEWS! The citizens of Ohio have spoken again this year. In addition to the 29 cities that have already voted to decriminalize cannabis in Ohio, the citizens now have 7 more cities that will be voting in November 2022 election. Starting in the summer of 2013, motivated by a desire to have more control…

7 Ohio cities will vote to decriminalize Cannabis in 2022

EXCITING NEWS! The citizens of Ohio have spoken again this year. In addition to the 29 cities that have already voted to decriminalize cannabis in Ohio, the citizens now have seven more cities that will be voting in the November 2022 election. Starting in the summer of 2013, motivated by a desire to have more…

On average, more than 20,000 Ohioans a year are arrested for possession of marijuana

In Ohio, it is a crime to intentionally or knowingly possess marijuana (except for persons authorized to possess medical marijuana). Like many other states, the penalties for possessing marijuana (sale, cultivation or possession of paraphernalia are not discussed in this article) depend on the amount of the drug possessed. Generally, possession penalties are as follows: …

Sensible marijuana ordinance in Ohio

It is important to know that what you see here is very specific language written for a specific state. (Example Only) New language must be re-written and adapted to each individual state to stay within the allowable guidelines to maintain mandatory enforcement of the ordinance locally. 513.15. MARIHUANA LAWS AND PENALTIES.        …

Thirty cities reduced penalties for cannabis in Ohio

The Sensible Movement Coalition is a non-profit working throughout the entire country empowering, educating and aiding local citizens in pursuing their constitutional rights of home rule. Starting in the summer of 2013, motivated by a desire to have more control of the laws written, a small group of regular citizens researched and discovered the concept…

Petition Drive

May 21, A local women in New Boston, Ohio is collecting signatures to reduce the penalties for cannabis possession to the lowest level allowed by state law. No Fine No Time. In 2015, local citizens in Ohio used their right to self-rule by gathering signatures to reduce penalties for cannabis. Since then, thirty cities in…

These Cities in Ohio need your help to lower penalties for marijuana!

These Sensible cities are ready to be turned into the city to collect signature’s, Become a activist today and learn how to use self rule! The success rate of our campaigns is over 85% and has resulted in the protection of over 562,000 citizens. AkronAllianceAmherstAntwerpAshvilleBarbertonBellefontaineBelle CenterBellevueBelmontBethesdaBloomingdaleBridgeportBrilliantBrooksideBrunswickByesvilleCadizCambridgeCampbellCantonCarrollChippewa LakeCuyahoga CountyCollege CornerColumbusConneautDe GraffDefianceDillonvaleDoverFairfieldFlushingGarrettsvilleGloria Glens ParkGreenwichHamiltonHarborviewHicksvilleHollowayHuntsvilleHuronJefferson TownshipLakeviewLakewoodLancasterLaurelvilleLimaLithopolisLodiLowellvilleLucasvilleMadison Twp.MansfieldMariettaMarionMarysvilleMaumeeMcArthurMiddletownMineral RidgeMorristownMount…

Activists gearing up to change the laws in their community.

In 2015, the citizens of Toledo Ohio voted to decriminalize cannabis for adult use. Since then, 29 cities have voted to reduce the penalties for cannabis as well. In five of those cities the City council members enacted the Sensible Marijuana Ordinance with the help from Sensible Movement Coalition. As the days get warmer activists…

Be The Solution! Do Something…

Do you want more control of your own local laws and public policies? You have come to the right place. The SMC works tirelessly to help spread the word that we, as citizens, can take a more active role by self governing. Home rule “or self rule” is a political option in over 40 states.…