Lawsuit drops claim that Mormon church influenced changes to medical marijuana initiative – St George NewsPosted by On

Letesha Case holds her daughter Aurora Case, 2, as they sit next to their sign Dec. 3, 2018, at the Utah state Capitol in Salt Lake City. Lawmakers passed changes to a voter-approved medical-marijuana ballot measure. | Associated Press file photo by Rick Bowmer, St. George News

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Marijuana advocates dropped legal claims Friday that Utah lawmakers conspired with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to make sweeping changes to a voter-approved ballot initiative legalizing medical pot.

Their lawsuit will instead focus on an allegation that it was unconstitutional to replace a law passed by voters and raise questions about whether the changes…

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