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Oregon doctors support Measure 74

Solicitation for support of Oregon's Measure 74 (medical marijuana dispensary regulation)
Oregon doctors support Measure 74 Happy Friday, Beaver Staters! What are your weekend plans? How about voting YES on Measure 74 and submitting those ballots! Many leading Oregonians have spoken out in support of Measure 74 ( http://coalitionforpatientsrights2010.com/ ), including several physicians. Doctors Frances J. Storrs, Peter Goodwin, Glenn M. Gordon, John Pearson, Nancy Crumpacker, Philip Newman, Susan Katz, and James P. Scott all agree that "Measure 74 will enhance the care and well-being of thousands of seriously ill patients. It will reduce pain and suffering and improve quality of life." In effect, Measure 74 will provide both doctors and patients better information and better treatment options. It is crucial that we pass this compassionate measure in Oregon. The most important thing you can do now is VOTE! If you are registered to vote and have not yet received your ballot, call your county elections office ( http://www.sos.state.or.us/elections/other.info/clerk.htm ) right away. Once you complete your ballot, you have the choice of mailing your ballot in or returning it to any county elections office or any designated drop site in the state. Remember, the completed ballot must be received in any county elections office or designated drop site by 8pm on election night. Postmarks do not count! If you have any questions, please visit the Oregon Secretary of State website ( http://www.sos.state.or.us/elections/voterresources.html ) or call your county elections office ( http://www.sos.state.or.us/elections/other.info/clerk.htm ). Please voice your support for Measure 74 in any way you can -- forward this message to a friend or two ( http://control.mpp.org/site/TellAFriend ) or post about it on your social networking sites. Also, if you can give $5, $10, $20, $100, or any amount to the Measure 74 campaign, please visit Coalition for Patients Rights ( http://coalitionforpatientsrights2010.com/ ) today! These funds are necessary to encourage more Oregonians to vote for this important measure. Thanks in advance for your support. Have a great weekend, and remember to VOTE YES on 74! Sincerely, Kate Zawidzki Legislative Assistant Marijuana Policy Project

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