Medical Marijuana (page 2)


Orlando Decriminalizes Marijuana

On Monday, May 9, Orlando joined Tampa and Volusia County in the decriminalization of marijuana possession in small amounts. Effective October 1, this marijuana ordinance...

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  • May 11, 2016

Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Law Could Help Curb Drug Abuse

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf on Sunday signed the state’s medical marijuana bill into law after it quickly breezed through the House and Senate last week,...

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  • Apr 20, 2016

Five Benefits of Medical Marijuana to Think About on 4/20

April 20th, better known as 4/20 or “Marijuana Appreciation Day,” is celebrated every year by pot smokers around the world. This year, 4/20 may be...

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  • Apr 20, 2016

Pennsylvania Set to Become the 24th State to Legalize Medical Marijuana

Autism. Parkinson’s disease. Multiple sclerosis. Glaucoma. Epilepsy. Advocates and scientific studies suggest that medical marijuana is able to provide much needed relief from the pain...

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  • Apr 16, 2016

Orlando Marijuana Laws Could Change Under Decriminalization Plan

Orlando may soon become the latest city in Florida to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana, according to local news reports. The new ordinance will be...

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  • Apr 14, 2016

Florida Legislature Passes Limited Medical Marijuana Bill

A bill expanding the pool of patients eligible for medical marijuana in Florida reached the desk of Governor Rick Scott this week. The bill (HB...

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  • Mar 12, 2016

Medical Marijuana is Growing in Sarasota

Sarasota is about to light up in the wake of the progressive medical marijuana movement. Back in November, the Florida Department of Health approved five...

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  • Feb 10, 2016

5 Reasons Florida Should Legalize Medical Marijuana

Smoking might be unhealthy, but the consumption of cannabinoids in other forms has proven medical benefits. Researchers have found numerous medical applications for marijuana that change...

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  • Jan 30, 2016

Despite Election Day Let Down, Medical Marijuana Supporters Look Ahead

John Morgan left little room for speculation at Wednesday’s press conference at Morgan & Morgan’s Orlando office about the future of United For Care’s medical...

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  • Nov 6, 2014

Quinnipiac Poll: Florida Voters Overwhelmingly Support Medical Marijuana

The latest Quinnipiac University polling numbers show what some have already known for months: Florida voters overwhelmingly support the legalization of medical marijuana. Detailed online...

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  • Aug 4, 2014

What's Next for Medical Marijuana in Florida? Get Out And Vote.

Once it was announced that Florida voters would get to decide whether medical marijuana would become legalized, United For Care and supporters of the initiative...

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  • Feb 27, 2014