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Arkansas: Pulaski, Jefferson Counties Top Medical Cannabis Applications

The state's Medical Marijuana Commission received 95 applications for cultivation sites and will select no more than five. There are 227 applications for dispensaries.

High Number of Applicants for Arkansas Medical Marijuana

Would-be growers and distributors of Arkansas' initial medical marijuana crop flooded a state office building Monday, turning in thousands of pages of paperwork and handing over thousands of dollars in application fees.

Arkansas Political Leaders Name 5 to Cannabis Panel They Opposed

The appointments announced Wednesday set up a panel that will adopt policies and regulations that each of the elected officials opposed.

Arkansas Agency Releases Draft of Medical Marijuana Rules

The proposed rules detail the process for patients to obtain registry cards for buying medical marijuana, lab testing, and adding qualifying conditions.

Arkansas Lawmaker Promises Limited MMJ Bill Should Ballot Measures Fail

In what legalization proponents dismissed as a ploy to defeat their efforts, Rep. Dan Douglas promised to introduce a limited MMJ bill if two initiatives next month fail.

A Tale of Two Initiatives: Big Trouble In Little Rock

Arkansas has not one but two initiatives to legalize medical cannabis. One now faces a lawsuit from a surprising source: a member of NORML’s legal committee.