Recently, a Democratic representative introduced a bill that would completely legalize cannabis in the state of Florida. Medical cannabis use has been legal in Florida since 2016 but patients are still barred from smoking cannabis to treat their conditions. State Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith introduced the bill to further Florida’s efforts at cannabis legalization. Though
Most law enforcement professionals, and biologists agree that blood tests don’t work very well for THC State Bill Would Create THC Limit for Stoned Drivers, but Scientists Say It’s Useless – Unlike alcohol, which dissolves in blood, THC, the active chemical in marijuana, dissolves in fat, and doesn’t “peak” in the body while you’re actually high.
The Presence Of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Also Correlated With Fewer Traffic Fatalities Researchers found an 11 percent reduction in traffic fatalities in states with legal marijuana- on average when examining places that have enacted medical marijuana laws – 23 states (including Rhode Island) and the District of Columbia. States with medical marijuana laws have fewer
Appeals Court Protects Patients Right To Medicate Supreme Court Ruling On Medical Marijuana and DUI- Determining if a person is under the influence of marijuana while driving is more complicated than it is with alcohol – this is presenting prosecutors with a dilemma when it comes to convicting people of driving under the influence in
Denver Beer Gets Hit Hard By Legal Weed Beer sales declining in markets where recreational marijuana is available – Legalized marijuana is overtaking the business of three longtime craft beer areas according to a new report from Cowen and Company. In Colorado, Oregon, and Washington, where recreational marijuana has been legalized, the beer business is