Signatures Piling Up For Pot Initiative In FloridaRacing to try to get on the November 2020 ballot, a political committee backing a proposed constitutional amendment to legalize recreational marijuana had submitted more than 57,000 petition signatures to the state Division of Elections as of Wednesday, records show.
CDC: Connection Drawn Between THC, Vaping Illnesses; 1 Death In Florida, 70 Reported CasesThe federal government on Monday acknowledged that THC products are “playing an important role” in the multistate outbreak of vaping-related illnesses and recommended that people not use vaping devices that contain THC.
Florida Supreme Court Justices To Take Up Major Medical Marijuana CaseThe Florida Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to take up an appeal by Gov. Ron DeSantis’ administration in a high-profile case that could change the way medical marijuana operators do business in the state.
Florida House Gets Green Light To Join Marijuana FightA state appeals court on Friday allowed the Florida House of Representatives to intervene in a lawsuit that could upend the state’s medical marijuana system.
Recreational Marijuana Drive Draws Big Bucks In FloridaTwo medical-marijuana firms poured more than $1 million last month into a new drive to pass a constitutional amendment to allow recreational marijuana in Florida.
Petition To Make Recreational Marijuana Use Legal In Florida FiledA question about legalizing recreational marijuana in Florida is a little closer to possibly being on next year's ballot.
Florida Legalized Hemp. Now Miami-Dade Will Stop Prosecuting Minor Marijuana CasesFlorida legalized hemp and now the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s office is announcing it will no longer prosecute minor cases involving marijuana.
Florida House Seeks To Join 'Monumental' Marijuana CaseFlorida House leaders should be able to participate in a lawsuit that could revolutionize the state’s medical marijuana market, a lawyer for the Republican-led chamber told a three-judge panel of the 1st District Court of Appeal Tuesday.
Court Says Pot Law Clashes With Constitutional AmendmentFlorida’s law requiring pot operators to grow, process and distribute cannabis and related products created an “oligopoly” and runs afoul of a constitutional amendment that broadly legalized medical marijuana in the Sunshine State, an appellate court ruled Tuesday.
$350M Worth Of Cocaine, Marijuana Offloaded By Coast Guard At Port EvergladesThe U.S. Coast Guard completed a massive offload of drugs Thursday which were seized at sea during a three-month-long operation.
Florida Passes Bill To Create Agricultural Hemp ProgramFlorida, known for its oranges, is now positioning itself to be a national leader in agricultural hemp.