Arkansas

Medical Marijuana Proposal Rejected in Arkansas

Medical Marijuana Proposal Rejected in Arkansas

A proposal to ask voters to approve medical marijuana in Arkansas has been denied by the Attorney General’s office. The opinion from Attorney General Dustin McDaniel’s office says that...
Election Night 2012: Marijuana Legalized in WA, CO; Medical Marijuana Legalized in MA

Election Night 2012: Marijuana Legalized in WA, CO; Medical Marijuana Legalized in MA

Election Day is done, and in the minds of many, the marijuana movement has taken leaps and bounds forward. Last night, Colorado and Washington became the first states in...
Taking a Closer Look at Today’s Marijuana-Related Ballot Measures

Taking a Closer Look at Today’s Marijuana-Related Ballot Measures

For months, marijuana advocates across the country have been working to get various initiatives and referendums onto the general election ballot so that the fate of marijuana could be...
Marijuana Dispensing Machine Company Sues Arkansas Christian Group

Marijuana Dispensing Machine Company Sues Arkansas Christian Group

Today, Arkansans have the opportunity to become the first southern state to legalize medical marijuana for patients in need.  Over the past few months, one of the most vocal...
Arkansas Physicians Group Announces Opposition to Medical Marijuana

Arkansas Physicians Group Announces Opposition to Medical Marijuana

A group of physicians in Arkansas have called a press conference to announce their opposition to Arkansas’ proposed medical marijuana law. The group is led by Dr. David Smith...
Montel Williams Calls Arkansas Medical Marijuana Opponents’ Ad “Racist”

Montel Williams Calls Arkansas Medical Marijuana Opponents’ Ad “Racist”

Talk show host and marijuana advocate Montel Williams spoke out against opponents of Arkansas’ proposed medical marijuana legalization measure, calling them “racist” for creating an ad which features an...
Arkansas Supreme Court Upholds Proposed Medical Marijuana Act

Arkansas Supreme Court Upholds Proposed Medical Marijuana Act

At the beginning of September, the Coalition to Preserve Arkansas Values appealed to the Arkansas Supreme Court, arguing that the ballot issue that would legalize marijuana for medical reasons...
Four of Six Marijuana Initiatives Lead in Polls

Four of Six Marijuana Initiatives Lead in Polls

Six statewide marijuana initiatives are set to appear on the November general election ballot.  Four of those initiatives have been found to be highly favored among likely voters. During...
Conservative Arkansas Group Seeks to Block Medical Marijuana Vote

Conservative Arkansas Group Seeks to Block Medical Marijuana Vote

The Coalition to Preserve Arkansas Values has filed a lawsuit to prevent a proposed medical marijuana measure from appearing on the November general election ballot. The group filed the...
Medical Marijuana to Appear on Arkansas Ballot in November

Medical Marijuana to Appear on Arkansas Ballot in November

The Arkansas Secretary of State has confirmed that the Arkansas Medical Marijuana measure has been certified to appear on the November General Election ballot. According to the Secretary of...