How Medical Marijuana Would Work In Florida

Sacramento-based MMD Insurance Services — the MMD stands for Medical Marijuana Dispensary — claims to be the first general insurance agency to offer comprehensive insurance for the medical marijuana industry in states that allow the business.

FLORIDA:  Monday’s Florida Supreme Court ruling puts medical marijuana on the November general election ballot. If the proposed constitutional amendment passes by at least 60 percent of the vote, state health officials will have to sort out many details before patients can legally obtain pot. Some specifics, however, are outlined in the proposed amendment. Here Read the full article…

How Medical Marijuana Would Work In Florida

Sacramento-based MMD Insurance Services — the MMD stands for Medical Marijuana Dispensary — claims to be the first general insurance agency to offer comprehensive insurance for the medical marijuana industry in states that allow the business.

FLORIDA:  Monday’s Florida Supreme Court ruling puts medical marijuana on the November general election ballot. If the proposed constitutional amendment passes by at least 60 percent of the vote, state health officials will have to sort out many details before patients can legally obtain pot. Some specifics, however, are outlined in the proposed amendment. Here Read the full article…

Court Approves Medical Marijuana Vote In Florida

The 4-3 decision is a victory for personal injury lawyer John Morgan, who spent $4 million on a medical marijuana petition drive, and a defeat for Attorney General Pam Bondi, who fought to keep the question off the ballot.

FLORIDA:  A proposed constitutional amendment to allow the medical use of marijuana will go before Florida voters in November after the state Supreme Court narrowly approved the ballot language Monday. The 4-3 decision is a victory for personal injury lawyer John Morgan, who spent $4 million on a medical marijuana petition drive, and a defeat Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Supporters Hold Day Of Action In Florida

Volunteers collected petitions from residents who wish to see the debate on marijuana's usage reach the November ballot.

FLORIDA:  Hundreds of medical marijuana supporters gathered across the state Saturday for what they called a day of action. Volunteers collected petitions from residents who wish to see the debate on marijuana’s usage reach the November ballot. The group has until Feb. 1 to gather about 700,000 signatures from Floridians wishing to see the issue come Read the full article…

Fla. Supreme Court To Hear Arguments On Medical Marijuana

Attorney General Pam Bondi, House Speaker Will Weatherford and Senate President Don Gaetz want the court to keep the initiative off the ballot. The justices will listen to both sides Thursday.

FLORIDA:   The Florida Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether a proposed constitutional amendment to allow marijuana use for medical reasons should be on the ballot next year. Attorney General Pam Bondi, House Speaker Will Weatherford and Senate President Don Gaetz want the court to keep the initiative off the ballot. The justices will listen Read the full article…

Fla. Supreme Court To Hear Arguments On Medical Marijuana

Attorney General Pam Bondi, House Speaker Will Weatherford and Senate President Don Gaetz want the court to keep the initiative off the ballot. The justices will listen to both sides Thursday.

FLORIDA:   The Florida Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether a proposed constitutional amendment to allow marijuana use for medical reasons should be on the ballot next year. Attorney General Pam Bondi, House Speaker Will Weatherford and Senate President Don Gaetz want the court to keep the initiative off the ballot. The justices will listen Read the full article…

Florida Medical Marijuana Petition Headed to Supreme Court With 100,000 Signatures

While the Court looks at the language to rule whether it's misleading or too broadly worded, Pollara's group will temporarily stop its paid petition-gathering drive, which the campaign manager tells the Herald costs $150,000 a week.

FLORIDA: Florida is one step closer to getting a statewide public vote on legalizing medical marijuana. With powerful backers like Orlando super-lawyer John Morgan and funding from big Democrats around the state, the push by People United for Medical Marijuana is blazing ahead.

Florida Medical Marijuana Petition Headed to Supreme Court With 100,000 Signatures

The program allows people to suggest new diseases for the program twice annually, in January and July.

FLORIDA: Florida is one step closer to getting a statewide public vote on legalizing medical marijuana. With powerful backers like Orlando super-lawyer John Morgan and funding from big Democrats around the state, the push by People United for Medical Marijuana is blazing ahead.

Medical marijuana group collects +100k petitions, slows drive until Florida Supreme Court rules

lorida requires a 60 percent majority to amend the state Constitution. Older voters — who usually dominate turnout — favor medical marijuana, but not as strongly as younger voters do.

FLORIDA: A medical marijuana group says it has cleared its first major hurdle to get a proposed constitutional amendment on the 2014 ballot: Collecting enough voter signatures to trigger Florida Supreme Court review of the initiative’s language.