The number of Arkansans approved for medical marijuana cards has grown by about 400 since late October to more than 6,700, according to the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration.
There are also now 64 medical marijuana caregiver applications approved, according to the Arkansas Department of Health. Arkansas residents have received approval letters but not cards due to legislative limbo. More than 6,700 patients have been approved.
The ADH fiscal year 2018 Medical Marijuana report, released in July 2018, shows a majority of the 5,459 people approved for medical marijuana cards at the time were white, middle-aged men and