Court Wades Into Marijuana Licensing Dispute In FloridaA Tampa-based orchid grower seeking to enter Florida’s highly restricted medical-marijuana market tried to convince a state appeals court Tuesday that health officials erred in granting a handful of medical-marijuana licenses to competing firms last year.
Florida Political Committee Raises $4.8 Million In December For Recreational MarijuanaHurrying to submit enough petition signatures to get on the November ballot, a political committee raised more than $4.8 million in December for a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow recreational marijuana use.
'Budtenders' Are New Trend For Newlyweds Starting Their Marriage On A 'High' NoteAs cannabis becomes legal in more states, a new type of wedding is budding. Some couples are trading the traditional toast for a wedding toke.
Florida Medical Marijuana Use Doubles In Just One YearSince medical marijuana was signed into law three years ago, the market has grown tremendously.
Signatures Stacking Up For Legal Pot InitiativeRacing 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.
University Of Florida's Secret Hemp Fields Grow MarijuanaFlorida is likely just months away from officially allowing farmers to plant hemp in the Sunshine State.
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.