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Proposal for 4 Percent Tax on Marijuana in Arkansas Advances

by Associated Press 3/3/2017 7:30 am

Arkansas' Republican-dominated House has approved a proposal that would levy an extra 4 percent tax on marijuana.

Arkansas House OKs Delay in Medical Marijuana Launch

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 1/18/2017 6:51 am

The Arkansas House voted Tuesday to delay the launch of the state's voter-approved medical marijuana program and ease a restriction on doctors who certify a patient is eligible to use the drug.

State House OKs Bill to Help Restart Executions

by Allen Reed, The Associated Press 3/27/2015 7:44 am

Arkansas House members endorsed a bill Thursday allowing different drugs to be used in lethal injections, in a measure aimed at helping restart executions in the state that an attorney for some death row inmates warned would lead to more litigation.

Let the Scalping Begin (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 3/11/2013 12:00 am

Ticket scalpers are merely selling a luxury item for which demand has outstripped limited supply. No children need go hungry; no parents are trapped in a spiral of inescapable debt; no employment is threatened by lack of transportation.

Arkansas House Rejects Legalizing Ticket Scalping

by Associated Press 3/8/2013 10:57 am

The Arkansas House has rejected a proposal to legalize the scalping of concert tickets in the state.