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Herald recommends yes vote on Amendment 2 for medical marijuana

Vague language and other flaws doomed the medical marijuana amendment put before voters in 2014, though that proposal only lost by a slim margin, garnering 58 percent of the ballots. Amendment 2 returns on the November ballot much improved. United We Care, the grassroots organization behind the amendment, rewrote the proposal to address the loopholes…


Charlotte’s Web medical marijuana bill clears House hurdle

With bipartisan backing, a Florida House panel voted to legalize a non-euphoric brand of marijuana which supporters say could help thousands of children suffering from epileptic seizures. It is the first time the Florida Legislature has advanced any type of medical marijuana legalization effort – and comes as other states and Florida voters themselves are…


Cannabis Industry Event Hits Tampa on April 26th

On the eve of medical marijuana legalization, Florida Cannabis Coalition prepares communities, business, professionals and entrepreneurs for a $785 million statewide medical cannabis industry. Florida Cannabis Coalition announced today a special daylong business and career event at The Cuban Club in Tampa, FL on Saturday, April 26, 2014. Floridians will vote to legalize medical marijuana…