Florida officials predict a strain of marijuana, known as Charlotte’s Web, will be available for medical purposes later this year. The Department of Health released a statement that said they are moving quickly to allow access to it.
UF Football Player Arrested for Armed Robbery – University of Florida cornerback J.C. Jackson was arrested Saturday afternoon for his alleged roll in an armed robbery at a Gainesville apartment complex. Ocala Star-Banner FAMU fatal hazing trial continues against 3 […]
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By Katherine Brown on April 15th, 2015 | Last updated: April 15, 2015 at 2:27 pm
Pinched for claws: Another modest stone crab harvest has scientists worried about future – With a month left in stone crab harvesting season, lower populations are to blame for increased prices. A small-sized portion of the crab can set a […]
By WUFT News on March 2nd, 2015 | Last updated: March 2, 2015 at 5:43 pm
THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, February 27, 2015 — A lawyer for the Legislature is questioning the Department of Health’s proposed medical-marijuana rule, slated for a public vetting on Monday. The top lawyer for the Joint Administrative Procedures Committee raised concerns this […]
By Kristan Wiggins on January 16th, 2015 | Last updated: January 16, 2015 at 10:50 am
Dept. of Health proposes selection committee to award Charlotte’s Web licenses – In advance of its Feb. 4 medical marijuana policy meeting, the Department of Health drafted a proposal of how to implement the Charlotte’s Web law. The draft lays […]
University of Florida law professor Jon Mills talks about his assisting with revising Amendment 2 in preparation for the 2016 elections.
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 […]