CHICAGO (CBS) — It has been more than a year of delays, but finally, 55 winners have been chosen for marijuana store licenses here in Illinois.

That is out of a pool of 626 applicants who qualified.

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But they can’t receive the licenses just yet because of a lawsuit challenging the process.

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There will be two more lotteries in the weeks ahead, for 130 more licenses.

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The entire list of winners announced Thursday can be found at this link from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff