** FILE ** Boxes containing more than 46,000 signatures for an initiative to make recreational use of marijuana legal in Alaska sit outside a hallway at the state Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska, on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. If the state verifies there are enough valid signatures, the measure will appear on the Alaska primary ballot on Aug. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)

Photo by: Mark Thiessen

** FILE ** Boxes containing more than 46,000 signatures for an initiative to make recreational use of marijuana legal in Alaska sit outside a hallway at the state Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska, on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. If the state verifies there are enough valid signatures, the measure will appear on the Alaska primary ballot on Aug. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)