Florida House Seeks To Defend Medical Marijuana LawThe Florida House is seeking to intervene in a potentially far-reaching legal battle about the constitutionality of a 2017 law that set regulations for the state’s medical-marijuana industry.
Gov. Scott Appeals Major Medical Marijuana RulingLess than three hours before a 5 p.m. deadline, Gov. Rick Scott’s administration Friday filed a notice to appeal a Tallahassee judge’s order that struck down a 2017 medical marijuana law as unconstitutional.
Florida Judge Blocks Medical Marijuana License ProcessA Tallahassee judge agreed Wednesday to block state health officials from moving forward with the application process for highly sought-after medical marijuana licenses.
Newly Certified By FDA, Marijuana-Based Medication Already Life Changing For Some ChildrenFor the first time in history the FDA has certified a marijuana-based medication, and it may change the lives of many children suffering from a rare form of epilepsy.
Wells Fargo Says No To Florida Candidate Who Supports Medical MarijuanaA candidate for agriculture commissioner says Wells Fargo terminated her campaign account because she supports medical marijuana.
State Moves Forward On Marijuana LicensesState health officials will hold a workshop Aug. 17 to take input on the application process for new medical marijuana licenses.
Florida Seeks To Uphold Ban On Smoking Medical MarijuanaFlorida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s office filed a 57-page brief arguing that an appeals court should uphold a decision by the Legislature to ban smoking medical marijuana.
Canadian Firm Poised To Enter Florida Pot MarketA Canadian love-fest for Florida pot companies continues to blossom with a $93 million deal that includes a Ruskin-based grower yet to begin selling marijuana products.
Medical Marijuana Center Resumes Processing After Food-Safety InspectionsOne of Florida's largest medical marijuana treatment centers has resumed processing cannabis after meeting a food-safety inspection deadline, according to company officials.
Michigan Says Autism And Arthritis Now Treatable By Medical MarijuanaMichigan has added several medical conditions to the state's list of ailments which qualify for a medical marijuana prescription.
Legal Wrangling Continues Over Smoking Medical MarijuanaIn the latest clash over medical marijuana, lawyers representing two ailing Florida women asked a Tallahassee judge Monday to lift a hold on her ruling that a state law banning patients from smoking pot is unconstitutional, but attorneys for the state argued that there’s no need to rush while her decision is under appeal.
Pot Legalization Could Be Key Issue For DemocratsThree of the state’s top Democratic candidates for governor support legalization of recreational marijuana, and the fourth backs decriminalizing pot for personal use, showing near-consensus on an issue political rainmaker John Morgan said could determine the outcome of the August primary.