Lawmakers reach long-awaited medical marijuana deal. Here are the details.
Legislative negotiators and leaders have agreed on a draft of medical marijuana legislation, and are anticipated to ask Gov. Tate Reeves as early as Friday to call the Legislature into special session, sources close to the negotiations said Thursday.
Legislative leaders on Thursday released some details of the proposal â€” which had been kept close to the vest for months â€” such as that cities and counties will be allowed to â€œopt outâ€ of having medical marijuana cultivation or dispensaries, although local voters can override this. (See below in story for further details of proposal).
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