Florida Cannabis Consultants
There is a pending ballot initiative in Florida, Amendment 2, which would permit qualified patients to possess and obtain cannabis from state-licensed facilities. According to a September Florida Chamber of Commerce poll, 73 percent of Floridians say that they will vote ‘yes’ on Amendment 2. Under Florida law, 60 percent of voters must approve a constitutional amendment in order for it to become law. In November 2014, Floridians narrowly rejected a similar amendment, which received 58 percent of the vote.
Despite the overwhelming shift in the way cannabis is viewed in this County, the DEA has again refused to remove it from Schedule I. As you are probably aware, Schedule I is for drugs that have a “high potential for abuse” and “no accepted medical use”. Even drugs like morphine and cocaine are placed in […]
Florida Cannabis Consultant’s own Norm Kent has published an opinion piece about Wilton Manor’s proposed anti-dispensary law. It has been published in the South Florida Gay News. CLICK HERE to read the full article.
Alternet has published an incredibly thorough and detailed examination of questions related to how Florida has awarded licenses to cultivate and dispense high-CBD cannabis. The article is a condemnation of how Gov. Rick Scott’s administration has handled the process, and suggests that the licenses have been handed out to politically connected entities with questionable qualifications. […]
The town of Wilton Manors, FL may have started as a working class suburb to Fort Lauderdale, but in recent years it has developed into one of the most progressive cities in the state. It’s large LGBTQ population has generally brought with it a more tolerant view on most issues. However, that openness might not […]
Floridians have always taken pride in having one of the nation’s best supermarket chains. Publix usually enjoys a wonderful reputation based on its clean, well-stocked stores and its high level of customer service. In fact, Publix recently placed second in a Consumer Reports ranking of all supermarkets nationwide. Plus, their chicken fingers are the perfect […]