Florida’s Biggest Law Firms Tap New Gold Mine: State’s Proposed Medical-Weed Industry

Months before the state's November vote to legalize medical marijuana, some of Florida's biggest law firms are already staking their claims to the lucrative legal minefield of the budding weed industry.

FLORIDA:  For decades, attorney Richard Blau focused his legal savvy on the high-stakes business of booze. Alcohol-industry law was an attorney’s dream, full of unresolved questions and deep-pocketed players clawing their way to the top. So when Florida’s talk turned to marijuana, another storied pastime with its own dubious history, Blau’s titan of a law 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…