Florida Republicans Soften Stand On Medical Marijuana

"The quality of his life was undermined by this intense nausea," Gaetz recalls. "Ron Mudd said to me, 'I understand that marijuana might help; can you get me some?' And I did, and it helped."

FLORIDA:  E. Ronal Mudd was a Methodist chaplain who helped open Florida’s first hospice in Jacksonville, then became a cancer patient in it. By 1984, Mudd’s final weeks were consumed with just trying to keep his food down. He asked a friend to get him some marijuana. That friend was Don Gaetz, now the Republican Read the full article…

Florida Gaining Support to Legalize Medical Marijuana

Florida and Marijuana Leaf in Sand Surf

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 Read the full article…

Florida Gaining Support to Legalize Medical Marijuana

Florida and Marijuana Leaf in Sand Surf

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 Read the full article…