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In the 19th and 20th centuries, women had to fight for the right to vote. In this photograph, suffragists, including Rose Sanderson (holding trumpet), demonstrate in February 1913 with triangular pennants that read “Votes For Women.” The National Suffrage Association sponsored the event.

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A recent national telephone survey found 75 percent of respondents believe the sale and use of pot will eventually be legal nationwide. Do you think marijuana should be legal in Alabama?

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Yes, but only for medical use
Yes, but only for personal adult use
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