Florida Senate Marijuana Smoking Bill Rolls AlongA Senate proposal that would allow patients to smoke medical marijuana is ready to go to the full Senate after the Rules Committee unanimously signed off on the measure Wednesday.
Florida Dept. of Health Challenges Pot Dispensary RulingAs lawmakers weigh changes to the state’s medical-marijuana laws, the Florida Department of Health has appealed a circuit judge’s ruling that struck down a limit on the number of dispensaries that marijuana businesses can operate.
Florida Moving To Allow Smokable Medical MarijuanaThe issue of medical marijuana has been one of the most-discussed topics among Florida politicians in recent years.
New Florida Cannabis Chief Sees Potential In HempSaying hemp is poised to be a “multibillion-dollar industry in the state,” Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried on Wednesday appointed the state’s first cannabis czar.
Agriculture Comm. Fried Appoints Holly Bell To Be New Cannabis DirectorFlorida has a new Director of Cannabis.
Florida House Balks At Total Repeal Of Pot Smoking BanFlorida House leaders have rolled out a proposal that would allow patients to smoke medical marijuana, but only after going through what one critic called a “bureaucratic mess of red tape.”
Changes Cloud Effort To Repeal Pot Smoking Ban In FloridaA high-profile effort to repeal the state’s ban on smokable medical marijuana morphed Monday into legislation that, according to the proposal’s author, would be worse for patients than doing nothing at all.
Judge Rejects Cap On Marijuana DispensariesSiding with Florida’s largest cannabis operator, a circuit judge has again struck down a law capping the number of dispensaries medical marijuana businesses can run.
Examining The Effects And Benefits Of CBD, The 'Quiet Cousin' Of THCAnyone suffering from any number of ailments, from seizures to aches and pains, from anxiety or stress to insomnia, may have heard of a natural remedy called cannabidiol, or CBD, for short.
'Free Market' Marijuana Changes Could Be Hard SellHe’s not calling it a cartel, as Gov. Ron DeSantis did.
Eliminating Pot Smoking Ban Faces QuestionsWhether Florida lawmakers will do away with the state’s prohibition against smoking medical marijuana remains up in the air, despite an ultimatum issued by Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Weighs State Marijuana RegulationsGov. Ron DeSantis still wants to eliminate Florida’s ban on smoking medical marijuana.
Second Bill Filed To End Marijuana Smoking BanWith Gov. Ron DeSantis backing the issue, Sen. Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg, filed a bill Monday that would eliminate a ban on smoking medical marijuana.
Smokable Pot Case Remains Up In The AirAn appeals court has refused to indefinitely put on hold a challenge to the state’s prohibition on smoking medical marijuana.
Facing South Florida: State Senator Gary Farmer On Medical MarijuanaCBS4's Jim DeFede sits down with State Senator, Gary Farmer, Democrat, District 34.