Spence Flatgard has over twenty years of experience in public finance, public law, and government affairs, serving the State of Mississippi at all levels of government and his clients in private practice. He drafted Mississippi’s medical marijuana constitutional initiative which was approved by 74% of voters, the largest vote for a constitutional amendment in state history.
It’s Time to Talk About Restoring Our Constitutional Right to Ballot Initiatives
The Mississippi Supreme Court struck down the ballot initiative process in 2021. The ruling took away citizens' ability to exercise a right that is still clearly enumerated in the Mississippi Constitution.
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