The Pot Train Could Still Go Off The Tracks, And Here's HowWhile weed is winning in the polls, with a majority of Americans saying it should be legal, it does not mean the federal government will let dozens of state pot businesses play out.
Marijuana Industry Sees Green In FloridaA gathering in Central Florida this week took on the business of pot.
State Moves Forward With Medical Pot Despite ChallengesDespite mounting license challenges, Florida health officials are holding to a deadline for the state's first medical marijuana businesses to seek permission to begin growing non-euphoric cannabis.
Pot Proposals For Terminally Ill Push ForwardMeasures that would legalize full-strength medical marijuana for terminally ill patients received preliminary approval from House and Senate committees Tuesday, but not before one version underwent a major change that could have a dramatic impact on the state's current cannabis law.
Attorney General Won't Ask Court To Block Pot MeasureFlorida Attorney General Pam Bondi says she will not fight a measure to legalize medical marijuana.
State Panel Prepares To Move Forward With Medical PotState health officials have named the three members of a panel that will choose five nurseries to be Florida's first legal pot growers, setting in motion the final stages of the drawn-out process to get Florida's new medical-marijuana industry off the ground.
Rejected Medical Pot Applications Likely To Be ChallengedEven before selecting five nurseries to become Florida's first legal pot producers, Department of Health officials will face a challenge from at least one grower whose application was tossed out because it was late.
Pot Petition Headed To Supervisors In FloridaOne hundred thousand petitions supporting the legalization of medical marijuana were sent to county elections supervisors in Florida.
Nurseries Seek Piece Of New Pot IndustryFlorida health officials say they've received 28 applications for firms wanting to cultivate and distribute non-euphoric cannabis.
Broward Commissioners Take Up Pot Penalties Broward County commissioners unanimously passed a plan to draft an ordinance to lessen penalties for minor pot possession Tuesday afternoon.
Judge Clears Legal Web For Patients To Get MarijuanaA judge's decision may mean patients could have access to non-euphoric pot products by the end of the year.
Senate Takes Pot Into Its Own HandsA Senate committee is moving forward with a measure that would expand the types of patients eligible for treatment using medicinal marijuana.
Pot Law Expected To Get Aired In Senate CommitteeA Senate committee is expected to take up the medical marijuana industry next week.
In Debate Over Medical Marijuana, Some See DollarsEntrepreneurs putting pressure for passage of medical marijuana in Florida say it could bring billions of dollars worth of economic growth.
Group Launches Another Challenge To Pot RuleA group challenged the Florida Department of Health's plan to carry out a new medical marijuana law.