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Miami’s Vice: How Are Growers In The State Dealing With Florida’s Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative?

I’ve grown cannabis in my Florida home for years, and my attorney recently advised me to register with the state’s Amendment 2 medical marijuana program, because it would give me partial legal protection if I were caught growing or possessing the plant. In 2016, a supermajority of more than 71 percent of voters who cast […]

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Marijuana Haters & Politicians Gut Florida Marijuana Legalization

Florida marijuana law was supposed to change for the better after voters overwhelmingly approved a medical marijuana amendment (Amendment 2) in 2016. The law gave doctor-approved medical marijuana patients the right to buy to corporate-grown schwag sold for high prices at licensed dispensaries run by a handful of politically-connected growers. But the law wasn’t complete […]

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Why I Love to Sell Marijuana

I grow and sell marijuana in Florida. It’s not a legal marijuana state even though voters passed Amendment 2 in 2016– one of the lamest medical marijuana laws ever seen. One reason I love to sell marijuana in Florida is that prohibition puts prices for the top-shelf bud I grow at around $425 per ounce. […]

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Florida Marijuana Growing Strategies With Amendment 2

Florida’s medical marijuana Amendment 2 has passed and Floridians now have the legal right to chase doctors and go through a lot of bureaucracy so they can buy inferior marijuana at high prices. Amendment 2 isn’t Prop. 215 or authentic marijuana legalization. It’s not even close. It doesn’t allow you to grow your own marijuana. The new […]

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How President Donald Trump & New State Marijuana Laws Will Affect Marijuana Growers

How will President Donald Trump and new marijuana laws and/or ballot proposals passed on election day 2016 affect the marijuana community? Voters in California, Nevada, Maine, and Massachusetts approved so-called recreational marijuana legalization on election day, but what they passed isn’t full marijuana legalization. In California, marijuana growing is more regulated now than it was […]

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Florida Marijuana Legalization Isn’t Legalization At All

Floridians passed a medical marijuana law called Amendment 2 in the 2016 elections, but it’s not authentic legalization that optimally benefits patients and growers. Florida black market marijuana growers say new Florida marijuana laws give monopoly production and retail sales rights to six corporate marijuana growers. Local government gets to decide where or if there […]

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Understanding the Florida Marijuana Medical Necessity Defense

A medical marijuana constitutional amendment ballot initiative (Amendment 2) was approved by Florida voters in be the November, 2016 election. A similar amendment was defeated in 2014, primarily due to dishonest lobbying paid for by Trump-backer Sheldon Adelson. Amendment 2 is seriously flawed, in part because it doesn’t allow you to grow your own cannabis, […]

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