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Can voters use medical marijuana cards as ID? It seems so

Can voters use medical marijuana cards as ID? It seems so

Arkansas law requires photo identification for casting a ballot but doesn’t describe exactly which state-issued IDs are acceptable. It seems medical marijuana cards might pass the test.

More than enough: Responsible Growth officially exceeds signature requirement, on to next step

More than enough: Responsible Growth officially exceeds signature requirement, on to next step

The secretary of state’s office confirmed today it has verified more than enough signatures for Responsible Growth Arkansas’s proposed amendment to legalize recreational marijuana to appear on the November ballot. The amendment’s ballot title and popular name must now be certified by the state Board of Election Commissioners at a meeting next week.

The count is on: Responsible Growth submits 192,000 signatures for adult-use marijuana amendment

The count is on: Responsible Growth submits 192,000 signatures for adult-use marijuana amendment

Responsible Growth Arkansas submitted more than 192,000 signatures Friday in its attempt to legalize recreational marijuana in Arkansas. Steve Lancaster, co-counsel for the industry-backed group, said he is confident the group will make the ballot and that the measure will pass.