Florida Cannabis Consultants
Amendment 2 was approved by voters and amends the Florida state constitution so that qualified patients who possess a physician’s recommendation may legally possess and obtain medical cannabis provided by state licensed dispensaries. Under the law, a “debilitating medical condition” for which marijuana may be recommended is defined as “cancer, epilepsy, glaucoma, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Crohn’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, or other debilitating medical conditions of the same kind or class as or comparable to those enumerated, and for which a physician believes that the medical use of marijuana would likely outweigh the potential health risks for a patient.”
This stunning YouTube Video prepared with the help of Dr. Bronner’s soaps is a legal basis for throwing out a commonly used field test by hundreds of police agencies across the country called NarcoPouch. In fact, it was instrumental in dropping charges against a band member in Southern California who was wrongly prosecuted based on […]
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 […]