Arkansas voters last year approved marijuana use by people with certain medical conditions.

LITTLE ROCK — “This whole time we always imagined that this day would be the busiest and that is very true.”

And a busy day it was at the ABC Board building on Monday. More than 300 would-be growers and distributors of Arkansas’ initial medical marijuana crop flooded the state office building, turning in thousands of pages of paperwork.

“You had people who arrived at 7:15 last night and slept in a lawn chair strictly to be the first to submit their applications this morning.”

Click here to read the complete article 

CBS Newswire and Associated Press via WREG.com

 

 

Recent News Articles

Monday May 27

Veterans Face Hurdles to Marijuana Access - Cannabis News

in Activism

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The VA does not allow its doctors to prescribe medical marijuana in states where it…

1110 hits

Monday May 27

Legal weed can raise the roof on home prices - Cannabis News

in Real Estate

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Experts suggest that property values get a contact high from retail marijuana because home buyers,…

1580 hits

Monday May 27

How California female cannabis entrepreneurs are overcoming hurdles in fledgling legal industry - Cannabis News

in Finance

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Female business owners face challenges starting and running cannabis operations, according to several such entrepreneurs…

1610 hits

Monday May 27

Has legal cannabis killed the bong? - Cannabis News

in Culture & Arts

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Under cannabis prohibition, nothing signified one’s love of the plant more than bongs – but…

1481 hits

Tuesday May 28

TSA Updates Marijuana Rules To Allow Hemp-Derived CBD On Flights - Cannabis News

in Law & Crime

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) updated its policy on cannabis over the Memorial Day weekend,…

1107 hits