Massachusetts Lawyer Requirement for District Attorney Positions, Question 5 (1922)

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The Massachusetts Lawyer Requirement for District Attorney Positions Act, also known as Question 5, was on the November 7, 1922 ballot in Massachusetts as a veto referendum, where it was approved, thus upholding the legislation. The measure required that candidates for district attorney positions must be lawyers.[1]

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Massachusetts Question 5 (1919)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 396,623 58.44%
No282,01141.56%

Election results via: Massachusetts Secretary of State

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