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The fight over medicinal marijuana in Missouri is heading to court.
A ballot amendment legalizing medical marijuana in the state of Missouri has failed to qualify for the November ballot.
Twice this year, Missouri legislators have voted against medical marijuana, but now a legalization measure could appear on the state’s ballot in November. A spokesman for New Approach Missouri, a group pushing the medical marijuana legalization effort, said his organization has collected enough signatures to get the issue on the November ballot.
Conservatives are the majority in Missouri, the southern end of the Midwest; even here, though, there are a number of marijuana initiatives in development for the 2016 ballot.