Monday, December 17, 2018
Medical marijuana likely to come to Florida

Is Second Time the Charm for MMJ in Florida?

The last time activists tried to legalize medical marijuana in Florida, it didn't end well. Voters strongly supported the idea - just not strongly...
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Florida Gets Its First Medical Marijuana Shop

Florida is the third-most populous state in the country, so it's no small deal that the state got its first medical marijuana dispensary in...
Tampa decriminalizes marijuana

Florida City Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession

One of Florida's largest cities removed criminal penalties for marijuana possession in March. The Tampa City Council voted March 17 to decriminalize possession of small...

24 States Considering Legalization This Year

More than 20 states could vote to legalize marijuana in November, according to recent news reports. That means 2016 could be the biggest year yet...

Man Takes Flakka, Tries to Break into Jail

Bizarre stories continue to swirl around the use of a new, little-understood synthetic drug known as "flakka." In a new incident out of Florida, at...
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St. Petersburg Could Decriminalize Marijuana

One of Florida's largest cities has moved a step closer to removing criminal penalties for minor marijuana crimes. A committee of the St. Petersburg City...

Elderly Couple Busted for Growing Marijuana

Police arrested an elderly Florida couple in October and accused them of growing marijuana in their home. The sheriff's office for Hernando County, located along...
Florida marijuana vote

Poll: Florida Backs Legal Marijuana

Marijuana reform is on its way to the Sunshine State. Just months after Florida voters nearly passed a major medical cannabis initiative, a new poll...
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Jury Acquits Medical Weed Patient in First for Florida

In what is hopefully a sign of things to come, a Florida jury acquitted a medical marijuana patient in early March, rejecting the prosecutor’s...

Medical Weed Could Come to Florida After All

Medical marijuana went down to defeat in Florida in November. Game over, right? Maybe not. A group of pro-marijuana activists has already launched a campaign...