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Monday, January 4, 2010

McDaniel nixes pot proposal

Posted By on Mon, Jan 4, 2010 at 2:39 PM

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has rejected a proposed ballot initiative to legalize use of medical marijuana in Arkansas because of a misleading and partisan title and other perceived deficiencies. One is that it would remain a federal crime to possess marijuana.

Little Rock lawyer John W. Hall had drafted the proposal, though no organized campaign yet exists to work on the measure.


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