Lying to get petition signatures is legal in Michigan. Can that change without hurting free speech?

As one of 26 states that allow citizen-led ballot initiatives, Michigan’s petition process makes it relatively easy for citizens to enact — and sometimes reject — laws passed by the state Legislature. It also is easy for circulators to mislead voters, as Michigan is just one of a few states that does not prohibit lying … Continue reading Lying to get petition signatures is legal in Michigan. Can that change without hurting free speech?