A 26-year-old Deltona man was shot in the face and killed in a SWAT raid over small-time pot sales. Police said he was a threat; his friends dispute that.
Seriously sick Floridians and those who can’t find adequate prescription drugs would be allowed access to medical-grade marijuana under a major cannabis bill filed Monday by a top Florida Republican state senator.
The medical marijuana fight is back on.
The federal courts once again have to explain the US Constitution to Florida Gov. Rick Scott.
The group that put medical marijuana on the Florida ballot this year — and fell just short of passing it — intends to launch a new constitutional amendment campaign shortly.
In the three states and the District of Columbia that had marijuana legalization measures on the 2014 ballot, ending some prohibition on a plant was more popular than many politicians who ran for statewide office and won.
CANNABIS CULTURE - The weed world was watching Tuesday November 4 and stoners stateside didn’t disappoint. Delivering a 3 for 4 night in the 2014 midterm election marijuana vote. In case you missed it - the USA has gone to pot - with District of Columbia, Oregon and Alaska voting to legalize marijuana and Florida was a near miss.
Florida’s Amendment 2, which would have legalized medical marijuana, fell just short of the 60% support required for passage.
The stakes couldn't be higher: Oregon, Alaska, Florida, California, and Washington D.C. have big votes.
Today, United for Care, the largest organization advocating for Amendment 2 on Florida’s November ballot, sent a cease and desist letter to all of the television stations broadcasting the latest ad produced by the No on 2 campaign entitled “It’s Nuts.”