OKLAHOMA: “Then God said, “I give you every seed-bearing plant on the face of the whole earth and every tree that has fruit with seed in it. They will be yours for food.”
Anugrah Kumar, of the Christian Post brings us the story that Oklahoma Senator Quotes Genesis 1:29 to Seek Marijuana Legalization, by means of a statewide initiative petition that will require 160,000 signatures from registered voters to get on the ballot.
State Senator Constance Johnson says God created “this wonderful, miraculous plant,” and: “We’re putting forth Genesis 1:29 as the basis of this campaign,” KFOR.com quoted Sen. Johnson, a Democrat, as telling supporters at the State Capitol on Friday after filing the petition with the office of the Oklahoma secretary of state.
“God created this wonderful, miraculous plant and we know that it has been vilified for the last 100 years, and it’s time to change that in Oklahoma,” added the senator, who has led efforts, along with attorney David Slane, to legalize pot.