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Jones lauds Supreme Court decision on marijuana amendment

Jones lauds Supreme Court decision on marijuana amendment

Arkansas Democratic gubernatorial nominee Chris Jones released a statement supporting the state Supreme Court’s decision Thursday that will allow voters to decide the fate of a constitutional amendment to legalize recreational marijuana. Libertarian nominee Ricky Dale Harrington Jr. signaled his support as well.

Responsible Growth releases first ad, focuses on law enforcement

Responsible Growth releases first ad, focuses on law enforcement

Responsible Growth Arkansas launched its first TV ad this week, pitching its recreational marijuana amendment as a way to support law enforcement. A portion of recreational marijuana sales tax revenues will go to support stipends for certified law enforcement officers.

Democrat Jones supports marijuana amendment, would push for criminal justice reforms

Democrat Jones supports marijuana amendment, would push for criminal justice reforms

Arkansas Democratic gubernatorial nominee Chris Jones supports legalizing recreational marijuana and, if elected, would push the state legislature to pass criminal justice reforms for people with some marijuana-related convictions.

Democrat Jones reaffirms support for recreational marijuana, Libertarian supports as well

Democrat Jones reaffirms support for recreational marijuana, Libertarian supports as well

Democratic gubernatorial nominee Chris Jones reaffirmed his support for putting a recreational marijuana amendment on the November ballot. Republican nominee Sarah Huckabee Sanders has not taken a position on the issue.