Meet civic investor Jack Hoffman: Investing in a better city- through law

by (Holly)

Submitted 04-24-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

Attorney Jack Hoffman may be most widely known for his public role in the ballot efforts with Decriminalize Grand Rapids (DCGR), including his public letter to the City Attorney that he published as a citizen journalist on The Rapidian. “The...

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Dear City Attorney Mish

by (Attorney Jack H...)

Submitted 04-08-2013 under OPINION

Dear City Attorney Mish: You have received a copy of Decriminalize GR (DCGR)’s objections to the City’s Motion for Summary Disposition in its favor in the case of Kent County Prosecuting Attorney vs. City of Grand Rapids. Judge Sullivan will make...

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City Charter to 'decriminalize GR' hits another delay

by (stevendavison)

Submitted 02-27-2013 under NEWS

The City charter amendment to decriminalize marijuana in Grand Rapids that was approved by Grand Rapids voters last November has been delayed. A press release issued by the city last week states “City Manager Greg Sundstrom reports that the...

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Community leaders and advocates rally around Decriminalize GR

by (stevendavison)

Submitted 10-30-2012 under OPINION

On November 6th Grand Rapids voters will go to the polls to vote on a city charter amendment to make marijuana possession or use a civil infraction or the equivalent of a ticket with a fine of up to $100. The ballot initiative known as Proposal 2...

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