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 ...
February 28, 2019Rich
Florida medical marijuana laws were passed in 2016. Smoking cannabis is still banned though and patients are attempting to change this through a new lawsuit.
January 31, 2018Lane Trachy
Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz attempts to reclassify cannabis as a Schedule I drug. He wants additional research for cannabis breast cancer treatment.
October 10, 2017Lane Trachy
Patients with one of 10 medical conditions will be able to receive medical marijuana Proposed medical marijuana rules released by Florida officials - Authors of Florida's voter-approved constitutional amendment that broadly legalized medical marijuana are blasting proposed rules to regulate the cannabis industry. The proposed rules, released Tuesday by state health officials, ...
January 18, 2017Daily Dose
More People To Use Higher-Strength Medical Marijuana In Florida Florida - Amendment 2 Goes Into Effect - The passage of Amendment 2 by an overwhelming margin in November changed Florida’s constitution to allow more people to use higher-strength medical marijuana. The Florida Legislature and Department of Health still have to work out ...
January 5, 2017Daily Dose
J.J. Sampley has suffered from Dravet Syndrome since he was an infant. He has experienced devastating seizure activity throughout his life. But he is finally beginning to heal thanks to medical marijuana legalization in Florida.
December 11, 2016Daily Dose
The Florida Epilepsy Foundation has endorsed the proposed Amendment 2 on Florida's ballot. The amendment would help legalize medical marijuana in the state.
October 20, 2016Daily Dose
Florida's Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Creating Options For Patients Slowly But Surely Florida Opens States First Medical Marijuana Dispensary. The first shop that can legally sell medical marijuana in Florida, Trulieve, opened at a strip mall in Tallahassee on Tuesday. Trulieve has been licensed to distribute medical marijuana for more than two years ...
August 8, 2016Daily Dose
Marijuana refugees still seeking out legal medical cannabis by moving to Colorado An Ocala family has made the painful decision to pack up everything and move from Central Florida, across the country to Colorado for their young son. They say Colorado’s medical marijuana laws play a big part in the reason ...
March 2, 2016Andrew Bohan