Cannabis News for Florda
Weekly Update From DOH Office of Medical Marijuana Use (OMMU)
The Florida Department of Health’s (DOH) top priority is the health and safety of Florida’s families and are dedicated to ensuring patients have safe access to low-THC cannabis and medical marijuana. Through the DOH Office of Medical Marijuana Use (OMMU), we are working diligently every day to implement the... Read more
Medical Cannabis Dispensary, Curaleaf, Opens its First Dispensary in Palm Beach County
Lake Worth, Florida – January 24, 2018 – Curaleaf has opened its dispensary in Lake Worth as the company continues to deliver on its mission to provide access to the highest standards of top quality and reliable medical cannabis products in a safe, compassionate and knowledgeable environment. The dispensary... Read more
House District 93 Candidate Wants to Improve Patient Access to Medical Cannabis
By Daniel Casciato As a child, Stephanie Myers vividly remembers the “This is Your Brain on Drugs” anti-drug PSA sponsored by the Partnership for a Drug-Free America in the 1980s. Those PSAs and the image of the egg in a frying pan, representing drugs and your brain, became a... Read more
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