Scoring guides used by Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission members to rate pot growers varied

Analysis shows differences affected panelists’ grading

Posted: June 19, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.
Updated: June 19, 2018 at 5:12 p.m.

FILE - This Sept. 15, 2015 file photo shows marijuana plants a few weeks away from harvest in a medical marijuana cultivation center in Albion, Ill. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission members used different scoring guides when ranking cannabis growing license applications earlier this year, and the scores that commissioners gave depended on which guide was used, according to information obtained from the commission.

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