An initiated act aimed at legalizing medical marijuana has been cleared for a popular vote Nov. 8.

The Arkansas Medical Cannabis Act received enough valid signatures to appear on the ballot, Melissa Fults, campaign manager for Arkansans for Compassionate Care, said in an interview Thursday.

Kerry Baldwin, a spokesman for the secretary of state’s office, confirmed that the group did meet the threshold to make the ballot.

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Brian Fanney ~ ArkansasOnline.com ~

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