Legal questions remain about how medical marijuana will work in Missouri

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — The clock is ticking on medical marijuana in Missouri, but there’s still a lot people don’t know.

Here’s more about the grey areas and what will have to be figured out quickly.

Constitutional amendments go into effect on Dec. 6, but it won’t be legal by then. That’s just when the clock starts ticking on deadlines to accept applications for medical cards and dispensaries.

However, there are things that are not spelled out that a local attorney is closely watching.

One concern is how the Department of Health and Senior Services will handle applications for medical cannabis cards. Will more at