Cannabis News for Florda
Liberty Health Sciences to open its 12th Florida dispensary in Gainesville
TORONTO, March 15, 2019 – Liberty Health Sciences Inc. (CSE: LHS) (OTCQX: LHSIF) www.libertyhealthsciences.com (“Liberty” or the “Company”), a provider of high quality cannabis, announced today that the Company is continuing its expansion in Florida and is on schedule to open its 12th dispensary in Gainesville, FL on March 20, 2019, subject to the receipt of Florida Department of Health approvals.... Read more
Harvest Health & Recreation to Acquire Verano, Creating One of the Largest U.S. Multi-State Cannabis Operators
•One of the Largest U.S. cannabis consolidations in history will give Harvest the right to operate up to 200 facilities across 16 states and territories•Brings together geographically complementary, market-leading MSOs focused on quality, sound operations and value creation for shareholders PHOENIX & CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. (CSE: HARV, OTCQX:... Read more
Cannabis Spotlight:     William “Bill” Monroe
What benefits do you see for patients throughout Florida within this space? My goals for patients are education, answers provided to their questions, and quality medical products, which have been developed by professionals within a regulated environment. Competition and a free market, developed over time, will drive prices down and... Read more
ReleafMD and Wellness Center, Empowering Patients with Cannabis Knowledge
By Daniel Casciato It was about a year ago when Dr. Kelly E. King founded ReLeafMD and Wellness Center, a medical cannabis clinic located in Brandon, Florida. ReleafMD can also recommend medical marijuana treatment plans in California and New York, although her primary focus has been certifying patients for... Read more
Blockchain: The Nationwide Solution to Cannabis Tracking
By Adam Kemper, Esq.  What does cryptocurrency and cannabis have in common? Besides beginning with the letter “c,” neither is supported by traditional banks, both have created emerging markets, both are growing in popularity and intended to solve problems (but yet still misunderstood for their full potential and benefits),... Read more
SOL Global Announces Formation of International Hemp Company Heavenly Rx
Initial Investments Include US$30.6M Majority Stake in Hemp Company Blühen Botanicals TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2019 – SOL Global Investments Corp. (“SOL Global” or the “Company”) (CSE: SOL) (OTCQB: SOLCF) (Frankfurt: 9SB) is pleased to announce the formation of a new international hemp-focused subsidiary, Heavenly Rx Ltd. (“Heavenly Rx”). Heavenly... Read more
Former NFL Player Becomes Cannabis Advocate
By Daniel Casciato In the fall of 2013, after Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie running back Mike James fractured his left ankle during a Monday Night Football game against the Miami Dolphins, he was prescribed opioid painkillers. But James, a University of Miami graduate who now lives in Coral Gables,... Read more
Florida Medical Cannabis Conference Provides Robust Look at Expanding Industry
By Vanessa Orr Since Florida legalized medical cannabis in 2016, the industry has grown tremendously. And while there are now many options for patients, physicians, health professionals and more, it’s sometimes difficult to find the appropriate answers in a sea of information. That’s where the Florida Medical Cannabis Conference... Read more
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Localities Continue to Ban Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
By Paula A Savchenko, Esq. In Florida, medical marijuana is fully legal on the state level as long as it is being sold by a medical marijuana treatment center. However, setting up shop as a medical marijuana treatment center is not an easy task on all fronts, including being... Read more