Florida Cannabis Consultants
Even though the majority of Floridians voted in 2014 to allow patients access to marijuana medicinally by a vote of 58% to 42%, Amendment 2 required 60% support to pass. Nevertheless, it was the third highest medical use vote ever recorded in America. Together we can change the law -- here is the new Medical Marijuana petition. Get involved and make a difference.
After numerous delays brought about by legal challenges and bureaucratic red tape, the five dispensaries who will be permitted to grow and distribute “low THC / high CBD” strains of medical marijuana have been selected. The five who were selected are: 1. Costa Nursery Farms of Miami (Southeast region) 2. Alpha Foliage of Homestead (Southwest […]
When the Florida Legislature passed the Compassionate Medical Cannabis Act of 2014, it set out to establish a system where “low THC / high CBD” cannabis could be provided to certain classes of patients. However, one of the most criticized parts of that law can be found in how that cannabis is to be delivered. […]
Florida legislators are considering a new bill which could pave the way for terminally ill patients to receive marijuana. The measure would expand on Florida’s “right to try” law, which allows for patients with a life expectancy of 1 year or less the ability to access experimental drugs. The proposal would add cannabis to the […]
Florida State Senator, Jeff Brandes, has filed a bill which would overhaul the law that legalized “Low THC / High CBD” strains of cannabis for certain patients in Florida last year. The previous law remains mired in red tape and has not been implemented despite having been passed well over a year ago. Senator Brandes’ […]
When Florida medical marijuana advocates submitted an initiative legalizing medical use of cannabis for inclusion on the 2014 ballot, they faced stern opposition from Florida Attorney General, Pam Bondi. AG Bondi vigorously opposed any loosening of marijuana laws, including those aimed at providing relief to the sick and ailing. Back then, Bondi was pushing the […]