California's ballot-initiative process has roiled that state for 100 years. Legislators are now proposing reforms to bring it under control.
California's 2008 law to limit greenhouse-gas emissions is seen as Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's biggest achievement. If it is undone by Proposition 23, other similar laws could follow, experts say.
Proposition 19, the California ballot measure to legalize marijuana possession and cultivation for adults has raised $2.1 million. Most of the money is from one donor: Richard Lee, a medical marijuana entrepreneur.
The court must rule in 90 days on the legality of Proposition 8, which bans same-sex marriage.
More than 150 ballot initiatives – on issues from gay marriage to renewable energy – were decided Tuesday.
On Super Tuesday, they approved measures to expand slot machines. But they declined to amend term limits for state lawmakers.