By Denise Robinson on November 13th, 2014 | Last updated: November 13, 2014 at 4:29 pm
Amendment 2 failed in Florida by a narrow margin, resulting in outrage from the bill’s supporters. A student who suffers from Crohn’s disease gives his perspective on the use of marijuana for medical purposes in the wake of continued debate.
By Alex Paige on November 5th, 2014 | Last updated: November 5, 2014 at 12:19 pm
Amendment 2 was rejected by voters after it received 57 percent of the required 60 percent to pass.
By Carla Bayron on November 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: November 3, 2014 at 6:43 pm
Without enough support from senior voters, Amendment 2 will struggle to pass on election day.
By Natalia Frias on November 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: November 3, 2014 at 10:04 am
Proton accelerator arrives at Orlando Health – The 58-ton proton accelerator delivers radiation to cancerous tumors and is a more precise treatment than the traditional x-ray techniques. The $25 million project was lifted by crane over the weekend and is […]
By Alex Paige on October 1st, 2014 | Last updated: October 1, 2014 at 1:25 pm
A panel of four met to discuss Amendment 2 and medical marijuana at a Tuesday night forum on the University of Florida Campus. Alachua County Sheriff Sadie Darnell and former Florida House Speaker John Mills dominated the forum as they debated each other about legislation language and the need for medical marijuana.
By Alex Paige on September 18th, 2014 | Last updated: September 18, 2014 at 9:28 am
The wording of Amendment 2 for the legalization of medical marijuana in Florida has sparked debate as the November vote approaches. John Morgan of Morgan & Morgan spoke at The Swamp Restaurant in support of the amendment.
By Kathryn Varn on January 28th, 2014 | Last updated: January 28, 2014 at 11:50 am
Scott pitches $542 million school budget increase – Gov. Scott announced a school budget increase of more than $5 million, portions of which will help teachers transition to new a standards system and provide professional development for principals and assistant […]
By Logan Ladnyk on January 23rd, 2014 | Last updated: January 23, 2014 at 2:55 pm
Florida House leaders add hurdle for parents seeking help from marijuana – In the debate to legalize a non-euphoric strain of marijuana that helps kids with seizures, legislators in the Florida House of Representatives are pushing for the motion to be […]
Group says it has enough signatures to put medical marijuana on Florida ballot – United for Care announced Wednesday that it collected more than 1.1 million signatures from people in support of medical marijuana. Supporters hope to have a constitutional amendment […]
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Medical marijuana amendment has lenient ‘condition’ clause – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi argues that the proposed medical marijuana bill’s wording may turn Florida into one of the the more lenient states to recommend the drug. The “other conditions” loophole would […]