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.
Florida Judge Lifts Stay On Smokable Medical MarijuanaA Leon County circuit court judge has lifted a stay on smoking medical marijuana.
Nurseries Plan To Start Growing Pot Despite ChallengesFive dispensing organizations selected by state officials promised lawmakers Wednesday they would meet a deadline next month to get medical-marijuana production off the ground, despite legal challenges that could threaten their licenses.
Challenges Pile Up Over Pot LicensesNurseries have filed more than a dozen challenges to the medical-marijuana licenses granted by Florida health officials, with some asking that the licensing process be put on hold until their petitions are heard in court.
St. Pete Ponders Decriminalizing Pot PossessionCommittee members on the St. Petersburg City Council have requested the county to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana.
More Than 1.5M Would Be Eligible For Medical MarijuanaNearly half a million Floridians could be getting a legitimate high if voters approve a constitutional amendment making medical marijuana legal.
Prominent Fla. Attorney Bankrolling Pot Measure Twenty-one states and the District of Columbia now have laws legalizing marijuana in some form and a prominent Florida attorney is working hard to legalize marijuana for medical use in the Sunshine State as well.