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Oregon Officials Struggle To ID Which Cannabis Sites Are Legal

An Oregon sheriff and district attorney blasted efforts to regulate legalized cannabis, saying Tuesday the state is allowing black market operations to proliferate. RELATED COVERAGE - Oregon US Attorney: ‘We’re Going To Do Something’ About Cannabis Overproduction, Diversion The issue is especially sensitive because U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently allowed federal prosecutors [...]

Decision nears on Arkansas’ first medical marijuana cultivation centers

Nearly a year after lawmakers began the process of writing new laws for the state’s controversial medical marijuana industry, the arduous and complicated task of issuing the state’s first growing and cultivation facilities will begin in earnest this week. While there will be excitement around the unveiling of the five winning bidders, legal calamity [...]

UAMS to study public perception on medical marijuana

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences are conducting a study to gauge residents’ views of medical marijuana before and after it’s available in the state. Representatives from several colleges outside the state approached university researchers last year about the survey opportunity, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported. The study [...]