Organizers of a Michigan petition drive to legalize recreational use of marijuana say they're ahead of schedule to get the required number of signatures by the Nov. 22 deadline.

The Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol has collected more than 100,000 signatures in less than seven weeks of circulating petitions, CRMLA said in a press release.

The wording of the ballot proposal was approved by the Board of State Canvassers on May 18, and the group was given 180 days from May 26 to collect 252,523 valid signatures to place the question on Michigan's November 2018 ballot.

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