Petition to legalize recreational marijuana in ND hits unexpected roadblock

Vape gear lines the shelves of Darius Endres’ growing business.

With it, petitions vying for a full legalization of recreational marijuana.

With six filled packets, he took them to the US Bank on South University to get them notarized, but was shocked when the banker refused to verify the signatures since the petition was about marijuana.

Endres said, “And I said, ‘well you’re not really signing the petition. You’re just notarizing my signature.’ Aren’t the merits of the petition kind of irrelevant?”

Minutes later, Darius went to another bank with no problem.

“I go a block north to Gate City Bank. That guy says, ‘I more at