Cocoa Beach Passes Marijuana Dispensary Ordinance

FLORIDA:  Cocoa Beach will allow pot to be dispensed in a few locations in the city if Florida voters in November approve a constitutional amendment to legalize medical marijuana.

Commissioners passed an ordinance Thursday evening 4-1 to limit where legal marijuana can be distributed and treatment centers can operate.

City Commissioner Ben Malik said the ordinance was too restrictive and voted against.

 

Florida Gaining Support to Legalize Medical Marijuana

FLORIDA:  The push to legalize medical marijuana in Florida is gaining support. That’s why city leaders are taking a proactive approach and discussing how it may affect the future of Cocoa Beach.

Right now, the use of medical marijuana is legal in 20 states and the District of Columbia. If a constitutional amendment gets passed in 2014, Florida could be the next state to see medical marijuana clinics and pharmacies. [Read more…]

Florida Gaining Support to Legalize Medical Marijuana

FLORIDA:  The push to legalize medical marijuana in Florida is gaining support. That’s why city leaders are taking a proactive approach and discussing how it may affect the future of Cocoa Beach.

Right now, the use of medical marijuana is legal in 20 states and the District of Columbia. If a constitutional amendment gets passed in 2014, Florida could be the next state to see medical marijuana clinics and pharmacies. [Read more…]