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Measure K sought to have police forces cease enforcing laws regarding prostitution.
 
Measure K sought to have police forces cease enforcing laws regarding prostitution.
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Proposition K
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| yes = 140,185
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| yespct = 40.94
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| no = 202,235
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| nopct = 59.06
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50.0
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:''These final, certified, results are from the [http://www.sfgov2.org/index.aspx?page=1793 San Francisco elections office].''
  
 
==Text of Measure==
 
==Text of Measure==

Revision as of 06:24, 20 December 2012

A San Francisco Decriminalization of Prostitution, Measure K ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot in San Francisco, California, where it was defeated.

Measure K sought to have police forces cease enforcing laws regarding prostitution.

Election results

Proposition K
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No202,23559.06%
Yes 140,185 40.94%
These final, certified, results are from the San Francisco elections office.

Text of Measure

Shall the City: stop enforcing laws against prostitution; stop funding or supporting the First Offender Prostitution Program or any similar anti-prostitution program; enforce existing criminal laws that prohibit crimes such as battery, extortion and rape, regardless of the victim's status as a sex worker; and fully disclose the investigation and prosecution of violent crimes against sex workers?[1]

Status

Defeated. [2]

References

Additional Reading