Cannabis News for Florda
EVIO, Inc. (EVIO) Appoints New President
BEND, Ore., Jan. 03, 2018 — EVIO, Inc. (OTCQB:EVIO), a life sciences company and leading provider of quality control testing and advisory services to the regulated cannabis industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Al Lustig as President of EVIO, Inc., reporting to William Waldrop, EVIO Chief Executive... Read more
International Cannabis Developments
By Michael Berger Recently, the Canadian government and the 10 provinces agreed on a deal on how to split a proposed federal tax on the sales of marijuana once the drug is legalized. Finance Minister Bill Morneau told reporters that for an initial two years, 75% of the revenue... Read more
Knox Medical Announces Grand Opening of St. Petersburg Dispensary
Knox Medical is dedicated to compassionately provide patients access to the highest quality medicinal cannabis in an unrivaled, professional healthcare environment that puts the welfare of patients first Dispensaries already open in Gainesville, Orlando, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, and Lake Worth Miami, Florida – Knox Medical opened its first dispensary in... Read more
Florida for Care
We’re making progress and the pace is quickening. In January of 2017, Florida had less than 1,500 registered medical marijuana patients. Two weeks after the enacting legislation passed in June, there were almost 20,000 registered patients. Now, 60,000 patients have access. Help us keep the progress going and make... Read more
iCAN:Israel-Cannabis to bring FDA approved nebulizers to the medical cannabis market
Tel Aviv, Dec. 12, 2017: Israel-Cannabis and Aura Medical have joined forces to bring FDA approved nebulizers to the burgeoning medical cannabis market. The Aura’s Portable Nebulizer is widely acclaimed and recommended by the nation’s top Pulmonologists and Respiratory Therapists for use in treating asthma and COPD and now... Read more
Florida Medical Marijuana Licenses: Where We Are We and Where Are We Supposed To Be?
By David Kotler, Esq. You could hear the cheers throughout the Florida marijuana industry on June 23, 2017, when Governor Rick Scott signed SB8A in to law. While the bill drew its fair share of critics with some of its limitations (more on that later), things were going to... Read more
Florida Department of Health Office of Medical Marijuana Use Update
The Florida Department of Health’s (DOH) top priority is the health and safety of Florida’s families. Through the DOH Office of Medical Marijuana Use (OMMU), we are working diligently every day to implement the many requirements in Amendment 2 and those set by the Florida Legislature in Senate Bill... Read more
Medical Marijuana 101 for Florida Physicians
By Hannah Becker and Jason Cetel On November 8, 2016, Florida voters approved the Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative, known as Amendment 2. Amendment 2 amends the Florida Constitution allowing those with a “debilitating medical condition,” which includes, among other diseases, cancer, epilepsy, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, multiple sclerosis, and “other... Read more
Making Hospital Compliance Policies Green Under Florida’s New Medical Marijuana Law
By Becky Greenfield In my last article, Medical Marijuana in the Hospital Setting: Are You Ready, I discussed topics that should be considered when drafting a medical marijuana compliance policy for the institutional setting. Subsequent to the publication of my last article, the legislature, with the approval of Governor... Read more
Helping Florida Patients Obtain Medical Marijuana Cards Legally and Easily
By Daniel Casciato Sun Valley Certification Clinic has turned the once grueling process of getting a medical marijuana card into a clinical and professional experience. “Our facilities operate, look and smell like a family doctor’s office, with a team of physicians and medical staff onsite at each of our... Read more