New US Laws Coming In 2021: Virus Aid, Minimum Wage, Legal WeedWhile legislatures tackled some elements of the coronavirus outbreak this year, most sessions had ended before the current wave of cases, deaths and renewed stay-at-home orders.
US House Of Representatives Passes Bill Decriminalizing Marijuana At Federal LevelThe House of Representatives has approved legislation that would decriminalize marijuana and seek to "address the devastating injustices caused by the War on Drugs."
Study: Marijuana Use During Pregnancy Linked To Psychotic-Like Behaviors In KidsIf you're one of the growing numbers of women who use weed while pregnant, think twice: A new study found it may increase psychotic-like behaviors in children.
Coast Guard Offloads $228 Million In Cocaine, Marijuana At Port EvergladesThe U.S. Coast Guard made a massive drug drop off at Port Everglades Thursday morning.
Coast Guard Offloads $26 Million In Cocaine, Marijuana Seized At Sea At Port EvergladesNearly $26 million in cocaine and marijuana will not make it to the streets of South Florida or anywhere else thanks to the U.S. Coast Guard.
Bales Of Marijuana Wash Ashore In MarathonNearly half a dozen marijuana bales were found near the Marathon shoreline Thursday.
Florida Recreational Pot Supporters Fire Back On New LawWith a hearing next week in the Florida Supreme Court, backers of a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow people to use recreational marijuana are disputing arguments by the state Senate that a new law should help block the ballot initiative.
New Florida Law Used Against Recreational Pot ProposalThe Florida Senate is using a controversial new law to try to bolster arguments against a proposed constitutional amendment that seeks to allow people to use recreational marijuana.
AG Ashley Moody: Florida Supreme Court Should Consider Marijuana IssueSplitting from the Senate, Attorney General Ashley Moody’s office says the Florida Supreme Court should decide whether a recreational-marijuana constitutional amendment can go before voters.
New Research Flagging Potentially Dangerous Link Between Marijuana Use & Heart IssuesAs more states legalize marijuana, new research is flagging a potentially dangerous link between marijuana use and heart issues.
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.