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Supreme Court places marijuana amendment on ballot provisionally; UPDATE: Responsible Growth comments

Supreme Court places marijuana amendment on ballot provisionally; UPDATE: Responsible Growth comments

The state Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that an amendment to legalize recreational marijuana in Arkansas should be placed on the ballot provisionally and the court will use and determine later whether votes on the measure should be counted.

Secretary of state completes first step toward counting signatures

Secretary of state completes first step toward counting signatures

The secretary of state’s office has completed the first step toward counting the nearly 200,000 signatures Responsible Growth Arkansas submitted earlier this month. The office has 30 days to verify if Responsible Growth has at least 89,151 to qualify for the November ballot.