CDC: Connection Drawn Between THC, Vaping Illnesses; 1 Death In Florida, 70 Reported CasesThe federal government on Monday acknowledged that THC products are “playing an important role” in the multistate outbreak of vaping-related illnesses and recommended that people not use vaping devices that contain THC.
Hemp Could Join Oranges As A Florida Agriculture ProductFlorida has always been known for its oranges but a new crop could be springing up across the southern state.
Florida House Marijuana Bill Draws Heated ReactionMembers of a Florida House committee on Tuesday pushed forward a proposal that would cap the level of euphoria-inducing THC in smokable medical marijuana.
Florida House Looks For Medical Marijuana ChangesVeterans would get free medical-marijuana identification cards, the level of THC would be capped in weed for smoking, and it would be harder for sick children to get full-strength medical pot, under a House proposal slated for its first vetting Wednesday.
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.
15-Year-Old Girl Brings Marijuana Chips To School, May Be ExpelledA middle school student may be expelled from school after she brought a bag of chips laced with THC, police said.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Frustrated Senators Push Pot FixCiting frustration with delays in getting non-euphoric cannabis to patients, a Florida Senate panel Thursday pushed forward a revised attempt to create a regulatory framework for the pot industry but did not include changes sought by black farmers who complain they would be shut out of the industry.
Pot Law Expected To Get Aired In Senate CommitteeA Senate committee is expected to take up the medical marijuana industry next week.
Judge Sets Hearing In Medical Marijuana DisputeAdministrative Law Judge Elizabeth McArthur has scheduled an April 14 hearing in a legal challenge to a proposed regulatory framework for the state's new medical-marijuana industry, according to a document posted on the state Division of Administrative Hearings website.
High School Students Sickened By Hash Oil-Laced BrowniesSome students at a central Florida high school got sick after they ate brownies laced with hash oil, according to authorities.
Another Pot Hearing Sought To Clear Up Proposed RuleFlorida's Department of Health is set to hold another hearing to clarify a proposed medical marijuana rule that has caused some confusion.