LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas has chosen a Boston-based consultant to grade the more than 200 applications for the state’s first medical marijuana dispensary licenses.
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that Public Consulting Group Inc. was one of just two companies to respond to the state’s request issued to 30 companies that could grade the cannabis-vending proposals.
The Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission decided to outsource dispensary license scoring to a third-party group after a controversial cultivation licensing process earlier this year.
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