Category: Sarasota News & Info

Sarasota commissioner wants to decriminalize marijuana
Sarasota News & Info

Sarasota commissioner wants to decriminalize marijuana

Gunnar Hammarson- March 9, 2019

By Nicole Rodriguez Staff Writer, Posted Mar 7, 2019, at 12:23 PMUpdated Mar 7, 2019, at 7:58 PM Individuals caught with small amounts of the drug could avoid a rap sheet under a proposal. SARASOTA — ... Read More

Sarasota firm MÜV rolls out medical marijuana lotions, creams, gels
Local News & Info, MMJ Products

Sarasota firm MÜV rolls out medical marijuana lotions, creams, gels

Gunnar Hammarson- May 27, 2018

BY RICHARD DYMOND rdymond@bradenton.com SARASOTA A Sarasota company whose co-founder and chief executive officer is Lakewood Ranch resident Michael Smullen and whose focus is medical ... Read More

Tight labor market leads employers to skip drug testing when hiring.
Florida News & Info, National News & Info

Tight labor market leads employers to skip drug testing when hiring.

Gunnar Hammarson- May 24, 2018

By Christopher Rugaber / AP Economics Writer Posted May 2, 2018 at 6:05 PMUpdated May 2, 2018 at 6:05 PM Tight labor market leads employers to skip test when hiring. WASHINGTON — FPI Management, a ... Read More

Parkinson Place Brings Medical Cannabis Therapy To Patients
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Parkinson Place Brings Medical Cannabis Therapy To Patients

Gunnar Hammarson- May 22, 2018

-- Parkinson Place, a program of the Parkinson Research Foundation, is proud to announce the addition of a medical cannabis treatment facility for individuals diagnosed with Parkinson's ... Read More

AltMed Enterprises, LLC Raises $35.4 Million to Fuel Medical Marijuana In Florida
Dispensary News, Local News & Info

AltMed Enterprises, LLC Raises $35.4 Million to Fuel Medical Marijuana In Florida

Gunnar Hammarson- May 20, 2018

Funding from MainLine Investment Partners provides capital for AltMed Florida launch, expanding AltMed Arizona operations and the growth of the MÜV™ brand globally. Sarasota, Fla. ... Read More