With voters making Oklahoma the 30th state in the nation to legalize medical marijuana last Tuesday, advocacy groups in Missouri are hoping to ride the wave into the November election.

Four initiative petitions seeking legalization of medical marijuana were submitted to the Secretary of State’s Office for certification this year, and the group behind one of those is confident it will make it on the ballot.

New Approach Missouri is one of the leading medical marijuana advocacy groups in Missouri and has been working for years to get the question before voters.

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Tyler Wornell ~ JoplinGlobe.com

 

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