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Group Asks Arkansas Court to Block Medical Marijuana Measure

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 8/25/2016 6:58 am

A group opposing efforts to legalize medical marijuana asked Arkansas' highest court to block a legalization measure on the November ballot, saying the proposal misleads voters about its consequences.

3 Groups Submit Petitions for Arkansas Ballot Measures

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/11/2016 7:24 am

Groups trying to get casino legalization, medical marijuana and limits on medical lawsuits before Arkansas voters submitted thousands of signatures to election officials on Friday in hopes of qualifying for the November ballot.

Medical Marijuana Measure Approved for Arkansas Ballot

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/7/2016 11:52 am

Arkansas election officials say a proposal to legalize medical marijuana has been approved for the November ballot, putting the issue before the state's voters for the second time in four years.

Hundreds Paid to Gather Signatures for Arkansas Initiatives

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/5/2016 6:51 am

Hundreds of paid workers have been gathering signatures for initiative campaigns around Arkansas as they try to meet this week's deadline to submit petitions to get their proposals on the November ballot.

Month-Long Sprint Begins for Petition Signatures (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 6/13/2016 7:03 am

Canvassers are in a month-long sprint to gather thousands of signatures for proposed ballot issues. Depending on how things fall, Arkansas voters might have a chance to consider multiple marijuana-related proposals this fall.

Ballot Initiatives: No for Medical Marijuana, Yes for Expanded Alcohol, Minimum Wage Hike

by Associated Press 7/7/2014 11:12 am

A measure to legalize medical marijuana falls short of the signatures required to be placed on the November ballot, while initiatives to expands alcohol sales and raise the state minimum wage appear headed to the ballot.

Arkansas Attorney General Rejects Medical Marijuana Ballot Measure

by Associated Press 2/20/2013 7:53 am

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has rejected the wording of a revised ballot measure that would legalize medical marijuana.

Arkansas Medical Marijuana Backers Raise $419,000

by Associated Press 11/1/2012 11:20 am

Supporters of a ballot measure to legalize medical marijuana in Arkansas are enjoying a fundraising advantage over opponents, but have burned through their cash quickly as next week's election approaches.

Group of Arkansas Doctors Back Medical Marijuana

by Associated Press 11/1/2012 10:22 am

Dozens of doctors from around Arkansas are backing a proposal that would make the state the first in the South to legalize medical marijuana.

Arkansas Marijuana Proposal Could Lead to Local Fights

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/31/2012 7:36 am

If Arkansas voters approve a ballot issue that would make the state the first in the South to legalize medical marijuana, the move could set off a new series of fights in cities and counties over how to deal with the measure's impact.

Medical Marijuana Measure Approved for Arkansas November Ballot

by Associated Press 8/22/2012 3:52 pm

A proposal to legalize medical marijuana has been approved for the November ballot in Arkansas.