Florida Medical Marijuana: State Government

House, Senate close to repealing Florida’s ban on smokable medical marijuana

Gunnar Hammarson- March 9, 2019 0

Posted By Dara Kam, News Service of Florida on Thu, Mar 7, 2019, at 9:56 am With plenty of breathing room before a March 15 deadline set by Gov. Ron DeSantis, ... Read More

Libertarian official schools entrepreneurs on cannabis legalization

Gunnar Hammarson- March 1, 2019 0

By Billy Cox Staff Writer Posted Feb 22, 2019, at 4:58 PM Updated Feb 22, 2019 at 9:46 PM Reason Foundation VP Adrian Moore says ... Read More

Florida lawmakers want to honor medical marijuana ID cards from other states

Gunnar Hammarson- February 26, 2019 0

Posted By Monivette Cordeiro on Mon, Feb 25, 2019, at 6:58 pm Florida lawmakers are pushing a bipartisan measure that would honor medical marijuana identification ... Read More

Florida bill to repeal ban on smokable medical marijuana headed to the state Senate floor

Gunnar Hammarson- February 24, 2019 0

By Meg Ellis, FEB 23, 2019 Florida Governor Ron DeSantis told the state senate that they had until March 15 to amend state law to ... Read More

Florida Department of Health Challenges Marijuana Dispensary Ruling

Gunnar Hammarson- February 20, 2019 0

The Department of Health has appealed a circuit judge’s ruling that struck down a limit on the number of dispensaries that cannabis businesses can operate. ... Read More

Patient and Student Cannabis Education Session Offered at Florida Medical Cannabis Conference

Gunnar Hammarson- February 20, 2019 0

ORLANDO, FLA. (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 10, 2019 The Florida Medical Cannabis Conference (FMCC), will take place February 22-24 at the Marriott Orlando World Center in Orlando, ... Read More

Florida lawmakers push smokable medical marijuana bills forward

Gunnar Hammarson- February 19, 2019 0

By Dara Karn News Service of Florida Patients could soon be allowed to smoke medical marijuana, but they’d have to purchase pre-rolled joints with filters, under ... Read More

Canada’s Origin House takes bigger slice of Sarasota-based AltMed

Chris Chambers- January 21, 2019 0

A publicly traded Canadian company is taking a slightly larger stake in Sarasota-based medical marijuana business AltMed. As part of the transaction, Ottawa-based Origin House ... Read More

FL gov signals intent to open medical cannabis market to more firms, products

Chris Chambers- January 21, 2019 0

Published January 18, 2019 Florida’s new governor announced steps that would open up the state’s lucrative medical marijuana industry to additional businesses and new products. Gov. ... Read More

Answers to 12 questions you may have about using medical marijuana in Florida

Gunnar Hammarson- May 28, 2018 0

By TyLisa C. Johnson and Michele Miller, Times Staff Writers Published: May 4, 2018  Updated: May 4, 2018 at 09:50 AM Medical marijuana became broadly ... Read More

Despite The Landscape, AltMed is Growing Like a Weed.

Gunnar Hammarson- May 27, 2018 0

A local company aims to deliver a big dose of top-notch service to the nascent medical marijuana industry. by: Mark Gordon | Contributor How high ... Read More

You can now legally smoke medical marijuana in Florida

Gunnar Hammarson- May 26, 2018 0

It's official — a Tallahassee judge has ruled that medical marijuana in Florida can be smoked. The lawsuit against the state was brought last July ... Read More

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

Gunnar Hammarson- May 24, 2018 0

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

State of Florida outlines rules for medical marijuana licenses

Gunnar Hammarson- May 22, 2018 0

By Dara Kam, News Service of Florida More than six months after an Oct. 3 deadline to issue new medical-marijuana licenses, the Florida Department of ... Read More

Medical marijuana provider sues Department of Health over caps on dispensaries

Gunnar Hammarson- May 21, 2018 0

BY ELIZABETH KOH April 03, 2018 10:50 PM Updated April 03, 2018 10:51 PM Florida medical marijuana provider Trulieve is challenging a state law that ... Read More