Cannabis News for Florda
Local Accounting Firm Expands into Cannabis Space
By Daniel Casciato In recent years, more states, such as Florida, have been relaxing laws which prohibit the use and sale of cannabis. Some have legalized it for medical use, and a few, for recreational use. But, since marijuana remains illegal under federal law, businesses in the cannabis space... Read more
eXPO released a free app for consumers and business who are bank challenged
There are approximately 15.6 million unbanked consumers in the United States. These are people who are living in households where no one has a checking or savings account. Until recently, this group, along with the 51.1 million U.S. adults who are considered underbanked, have been ignored by most banks... Read more
MJ Buddy Announces Dr. David Casarett as Medical Director
Dr. Casarett joins MJ Buddy with a wealth of cannabis knowledge and expertise. David Casarett MD MA is a palliative care physician and health services researcher whose work focuses on improving systems of care for people with serious, life-threatening illnesses. He a professor of Medicine at Duke University and... Read more
Medical Marijuana/Low THC Cannabis use to Qualified Students in Broward County Schools
The Broward County School Board has unanimously approved a medical marijuana policy that will allow students to receive medical marijuana treatment on school grounds under tightly controlled conditions. Under the policy, students would be given non-smokeable products such as oils, tinctures, edibles, or lotions administered by a parent, guardian... Read more
Liberty Health Sciences Doubles Cultivation Capacity With Expansion of Liberty Health Sciences 360º Innovation Campus
24 Hour Delivery Expanded State Wide Real Time Delivery Information Provided for Greater Convenience Five Additional Leases Signed for Cannabis Education Center Locations Mary’s Medicinals Available in all Stores TORONTO, Aug. 7, 2018  – Liberty Health Sciences Inc. (CSE: LHS) (OTCQX: LHSIF) (“Liberty” or the “Company”), a provider... Read more
Past Issue: August 2018
Medical Marijuana Office Receives Additional $13.3 Million in Funding
By Lois Thomson It has been two years since a bill passed that implemented a constitutional amendment legalizing marijuana for medical purposes in Florida. But less than a month after the state’s new fiscal budget went into effect, in which the Office of Medical Marijuana Use received slightly less... Read more
Cannabis Spotlight: Jose Belen
Jose Belen Founder, President Florida Mission Zero Inc. What benefits do you see for patients throughout Florida within this space? Well I believe we are currently/actively all involved in writing history when it comes to the cannabis plants. There is so much momentum and attention to our space not... Read more
CannaMD Triples in Size
CannaMD, Florida’s premier medical marijuana clinic, has tripled in size in less than six months. Adding to its Orlando, Tampa, and Mount Dora locations, CannaMD is excited to announce new medical offices now open in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Miami. Before purchasing marijuana from a medical marijuana... Read more
Zoning Laws, Smokable Status Just Two Issues Facing Implementation of Amendment 2
By Vanessa Orr While the constitutional amendment allowing the use of medical marijuana passed the Florida Legislature in 2016, there are still some kinks to be worked out, according to Sen. Gary Farmer, a Democrat who represents Florida’s District 34. “Obviously, the implementation of the legislation we passed is... Read more