• Recount confirms defeat of Proposition 112 (access required)

    A recount has confirmed that Arizona’s Proposition 112 failed by the slimmest margin in state history.

  • Arizona to seek recount of close vote on measure

    Arizona elections officials are going to court Monday for authorization to conduct a statewide recount of ballots cast on a proposition to change the initiative process.

  • State may see early wave of home-grown marijuana operations (access required)

    The first wave of patients to take advantage of Arizona’s new medical marijuana law may be compelled to apply for home-growing operations because the drug will not be available in licensed dispensaries until late summer, opening the door for thousands of household marijuana gardens.

  • Medical marijuana initiative heads toward passage (access required)

    Ten days after the general election, Arizona’s medical marijuana ballot measure appears to be headed toward passage as Maricopa County election officials race to finish counting early and provisional ballots.

    Just before 6 p.m. Friday, the Secretary of State’s Office reported the measure was leading by more than 4,000 votes. It was the first time the measure had more yes votes than no votes since the ballot tally began Nov. 2.

  • Provisional ballots leaning toward AZ pot measure

    Maricopa County will count outstanding provisional ballots through the weekend if necessary despite a state law that generally says all vote tallying must be completed by Friday, officials said.

  • Gap closes for Arizona medical marijuana measure

    A measure to legalize medical marijuana in Arizona is still trailing but the gap is closing.

  • Medical marijuana still trails by 3,300 votes (access required)

    Arizona’s medical marijuana proposition is still losing by more than 3,300 votes, a gap that has stayed relatively steady over the last 24 hours. But it’s still too close to call Proposition 203, as 78,000 early and provisional ballots remain to be counted.

  • Arizona's medical marijuana measure still losing

    Opponents of a measure to legalize medical marijuana in Arizona have seen their advantage shrink as election officials continue to count ballots.

  • 2010 Ballot Measures Results

    2010 Ballot Measures Results as of 5p.m. Nov. 4

  • Medical marijuana proposition too close to call (access required)

    A ballot measure allowing medical marijuana was too close to call. Unofficial returns Nov. 2 showed Proposition 203 trailing by a narrow margin.