Cannabis News for Florda
From Seed to Sale: Evolution Insurance Solutions Breaking New Ground in Cannabis Coverages
As Florida businesses begin to embrace the burgeoning cannabis industry, it’s impor- tant for owners to understand that even though they may already have liability insurance, it may not cover cannabis-related issues. Not only do those who produce and sell medical marijuana need to protect themselves, but so do... Read more
Northeast Florida NORML debuts the first of a series of CannXperience events May 12th at ArtServe in Fort Lauderdale
The event will include “cannabis as medicine” educational sessions and info on Florida’s new medical marijuana program, alongside a unique participatory experience infused with the arts, poetry, and music. Kicking off the first month of the CannXperience Tour, featured speakers include Dr. Sasha Noe (America’s only known physician with... Read more
Curaleaf Expands Medical Marijuana Delivery Service into Northern Florida
Opens Fulfillment Center in Daytona Beach DAYTONA BEACH, FL – April 25, 2018 – As the State of Florida’s Medical Marijuana Use Registry surpasses 100,000 patients, Curaleaf is proud to announce its expanded delivery service into northern Florida as the company remains committed to providing access to quality, safe... Read more
Epilepsy Foundation Testifies Before FDA Advisory Committee in Support of Potential First-Ever Cannabidiol Drug to Treat Dravet Syndrome
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Philip Gattone, president and CEO of the Epilepsy Foundation, along with other epilepsy advocates, today testified at the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drug Advisory Committee in support of approval of Epidiolex for the treatment of Dravet and Lennox-Gastaut syndromes.... Read more
Curaleaf is First and Only Medical Marijuana Provider to Earn Safe Quality Food Certification in Florida
Company’s Quality Management System assures Florida’s patients that products are of premium quality and safety MIAMI, April 19, 2018— Curaleaf is proud to announce that the company’s processing facility in Florida has earned their Safe Quality Food (SQF) Level II certification with a score of “Excellent,” further proof that... Read more
iCAN: Israel Cannabis CEO: “Cannabis to become as important to Israel’s economy as high-tech”
Tel Aviv, Israel, April 12, 2018… In a long-awaited move, the Knesset, Israel’s Parliament is set to approve the export of medical cannabis allowing Israel to fully participate in exploding cannabis industry world-wide. Saul Kaye, CEO of iCAN: Israel-Cannabis issued the following statement: “This is a long overdue but... Read more
John Boehner and Bill Weld to join Acreage Board of Directors
Appointments Add Unmatched Experience to Acreage Holdings’ Board of Advisors New York City, NY – April 11, 2018 – Acreage Holdings (“Acreage”) (, one of the nation’s largest, multi-state actively-managed cannabis corporations, announced the appointments of former Speaker of the United States House of Representatives John Boehner and former... Read more
Trulieve Opens Newest Medical Marijuana Treatment Center in Vero Beach
VERO BEACH, FL – Trulieve is opening a new medical marijuana dispensary in Vero Beach on Thursday, April 12, at 1814 Commerce Avenue, making it the first dispensary to open in the Treasure Coast area. “Our goal has always been to provide patients access to safe, quality products and... Read more
Medical Cannabis Dispensary, Curaleaf, Expands Presence Throughout Florida
Company Opens Dispensaries in Fort Myers & St. Petersburg and Expands Delivery Service into Central Florida FT. MYERS, Fla., March 27, 2018 — As Curaleaf continues to deliver on its mission to provide access for Florida’s patients to premium quality and reliable medical cannabis products in a safe, compassionate... Read more
DocMJ Makes It Easier, More Convenient to Receive Medical Marijuana Recommendations
By Vanessa Orr Now that the state of Florida has legalized medical marijuana, many patients are using it to find relief from a number of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, PTSD and more. Despite this, there are still many people who could benefit from its use but who may... Read more