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Medical marijuana ordinance holds at 2nd reading

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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

The Jonesboro City Council approved the second reading of an ordinance to amend the city's zoning ordinances to include classifications for medical marijuana facilities. 

The ordinance, which must be approved for a third and final reading, would add pharmacies where medicines are compounded or dispensed, medical marijuana cultivation centers that are licensed by the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission to cultivate, prepare, manufacture, process, package, sell and deliver to a dispensary; and dispensaries that have been licensed by the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission to dispense medical marijuana. 

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