Voters in Missouri will see three issues on Tuesday’s ballot dealing with medical marijuana, a situation that has many voters confused. Here is a brief breakdown of the medical marijuana issue as it pertains to the election:
First, the issue of recreational marijuana is not on the Nov. 6 ballot. All of the measures deal with the medical uses of the drug. Two of them are amendments to the Missouri constitution and one is a proposition.
This amendment would make marijuana legal for medical purposes, according to Ballotpedia. It would allow doctors to prescribe marijuana for nine specific conditions. Patients would be able to grow up to six plants for their…