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Medical Cannabis Legalization Initiative Placed on November Ballot in Arkansas

An initiative to legalize the medical use and distribution of cannabis will appear on this November’s ballot in Arkansas, according to Secretary of State Mark Martin. According to Martin, Arkansas for Compassionate Care (ACC) submitted well more than 77,516 valid signatures, the number required to put their initiative to a vote of the people. ACC …

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Arkansas: Medical Cannabis Advocates Near Signature Goal to Place Initiative on November Ballot

Arkansans for Compassionate Care has announced that they’ve collected over 61,000 signatures on their initiative to legalize medical cannabis, less than 7,000 signatures shy of the 67,887 needed to place the measure on the 2016 general election ballot (though the group is aiming for 100,000 to account for any invalid signatures). If the group is successful …

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Arkansas Attorney General Approves Medical Cannabis Legalization Initiative

On Thursday Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel gave approval to the 2016 Arkansas Medical Cannabis Act, an initiative to legalize medical cannabis put forth by the group Arkansas for Compassionate Care. McDaniel’s approval leads the way for the group to begin collecting signatures, roughly 65,000 of which are required to put the proposal to a …

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Arkansas Approves Medical Cannabis Legalization Initiative

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has approved an initiative to legalize medical cannabis, which is aiming for the 2014 ballot. Advocates of the proposal – which was submitted by Arkansans for Compassionate Care – are now clear to begin gathering the 62,507 valid signatures required to put the initiative to a vote next year.

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