Medical Marijuana Regulators Outsource Dispensary Scoring

The state Medical Marijuana Commission agreed after long debate on Tuesday to schedule a public meeting at the end of this month so those concerned about Arkansas’ delayed entry into the legalized cannabis industry can air their grievances.

“We want to be transparent. It’s the right thing to do,” MMC Chair Ronda Henry-Tillman told a rowdy crowd after the five-person regulatory panel spent more than an hour discussing possible new legal challenges that could further delay the process to jumpstart the state’s medical marijuana industry.

That long debate followed an earlier presentation by Thomas Aldridge of Boston-based Public Consulting Group (PCG) on the East Coast healthcare consulting group’s plans to move forward with the scoring of nearly 200 pending medical marijuana dispensary applications.    MORE

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