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Lobbyists, Lawyers Jostle For Pot Business

Tallahassee lobbyists and lawyers from large and smalls firms have their eyes on Florida’s newest regulated industry.

06/04/2014

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Florida Market Sparks Marijuana “Green” Rush

Florida lawmakers are looking to keep low- THC medical marijuana home-grown but out-of-state business owners are already eyeing the market.

05/08/2014

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Florida Senate Approves “Charlotte’s Web” Medical Marijuana Bill

Gov. Rick Scott is expected to sign a bill that would legalize the use of low-THC marijuana to treat epilepsy and cancer patients.

CBS Miami–05/02/2014

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House, Scott Back Medical Marijuana Bill

Gov. Rick Scott said he will sign a medical marijuana bill poised to pass the Florida Senate, after the measure received overwhelming support Thursday from the House as children whose lives hang in the balance looked on.

05/01/2014

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Florida Senators File ‘Charlotte’s Web’ Marijuana Bill

Wading into the debate about medical marijuana, three Republican senators Wednesday filed a bill that would legalize a marijuana extract that supporters say can help children with a form of epilepsy.

CBS Miami–02/12/2014

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Pot Amendment Puts Cloud Over Anti-Seizure Marijuana Debate

Backers of a non-euphoric strain of cannabis that helps reduce seizures in children aren’t giving up on a legislative fix, but the politics of pot could make their uphill battle even steeper.

CBS Miami–01/29/2014

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Feds: Synthetic Marijuana Suspect Pleads Guilty

It’s a first of its’ kind bust in Florida — Drug Enforcement Agents taking down a South Florida man suspected of distributing fake pot.

CBS4–06/11/2012

A photo taken on the night Trayvon Martin was killed show a bloody George Zimmerman (Source: Jacksonville State Attorney's Office)

Zimmerman Atty: Don’t Judge By “Piecemeal” Evidence

The defense lawyer for George Zimmerman has warned against judging his client just on the partial evidence released so far in the February shooting death of Trayvon Martin, saying that “looking at it piecemeal is what has caused some of the problems in the past with the case.”

CBS4–05/18/2012

George Zimmerman attends his first court appearance on April 12, 2012 in Seminole County court for the second degree murder of Travyon Martin. (Source: CBS4)

Discovery Documents Released In State Vs. George Zimmerman

Nearly two hundred documents were released Thursday by the Jacksonville State Attorney’s Office in the case of a neighborhood watch volunteer who shot an unarmed teen in a gated Sanford community in late February.

CBS4–05/17/2012

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