Attorney John Morgan Pushing For Minimum Wage Hike In FloridaAfter spearheading efforts to pass a 2016 constitutional amendment that broadly legalized medical marijuana, Orlando attorney John Morgan said Tuesday he is moving ahead with a ballot drive aimed at gradually raising Florida’s minimum wage to $15 an hour.
Florida Lawyer John Morgan Will Skip Governor's RaceAfter flirting for months with the idea of seeking the Democratic nomination, well-known attorney John Morgan has decided not to run for governor.
Contentious Hearing Over Pot Licenses Draws To A CloseAn acrimonious legal battle between the state and a Northeast Florida nursery seeking a medical marijuana license wrapped up Friday.
High Profile Developer Backs Medical Marijuana OperationA panhandle developer is bankrolling a Florida operation licensed by health officials to grow, process and distribute non-euphoric pot.
Fundraising Slows In Medical Marijuana BattleA political committee spearheading a drive to pass a medical-pot ballot initiative raised slightly less than $52,000 from June 1 to June 24.
Orlando Lawyer Preaches To The Choir On Medical MarijuanaAttorney John Morgan brought his medical-marijuana crusade to the nation's premiere cannabis business trade show Tuesday.
Medical Marijuana Makes It To Florida's Ballot AgainVoters will get another chance to decide whether to allow medical marijuana in Florida after backers of a proposed constitutional amendment finished submitting enough valid petition signatures to get on the November ballot.
Medical Marijuana Arguments Set For DecemberThe Florida Supreme Court will hear arguments this December about a proposed 2016 ballot measure that would allow many patients throughout the state to legally use medical marijuana.
Supreme Court Gets Pot Amendment For ReviewA revamped proposal that would legalize marijuana for patients with certain medical conditions is in the hands of the Florida Supreme Court, which will decide if the ballot initiative meets the criteria to go before voters next year.
Medical Marijuana Group Collects $770KA group seeking to ask voters in 2016 to legalize medical marijuana raised more than $770,000 in July, buoyed by contributions from its leader, an Orlando attorney, according to a newly filed finance report.
Law Firm Pours Money Into Medical Marijuana PushA political committee leading a renewed effort to pass a constitutional amendment to legalize medical marijuana raised nearly $293,000 in June.
Florida Rep. Grayson To Enter Race For Sen. Rubio's SeatU.S. Rep. Alan Grayson, famous for being an outspoken critic of Republicans, has his sites set on Sen. Marco Rubio's seat, according to a major Democratic Party donor.
Hillary Clinton Spends Second Day In South FloridaFormer Secretary of State and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is spending her second day in South Florida.
Medical Marijuana Initiative Moving ForwardAfter Florida lawmakers adjourned their session without taking up the medical-marijuana issue, supporters of legalization are gearing up for a renewed attempt to pass a ballot initiative in 2016.
Florida Medical Marijuana Drive Resumes With Revised MeasureProponents of medical marijuana began an encore campaign for legalization Friday, filing a rewritten ballot measure just two months after one narrowly failed to pass.