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Colorado Lawsuit Could Ripple Through US Cannabis Industry

Oct 30, 2018

A federal trial in Colorado could have far-reaching effects on the United States' budding marijuana industry if a jury sides with a couple who say having a cannabis business as a neighbor hurts their property's value.

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The Sarasota County Commission has rejected a preemptive ban on recreational marijuana because of an error found in the ordinance.

Marijuana Industry Sees Green In Florida

May 12, 2016

There wasn't a tie-dyed shirt to be found this week at a gathering in Central Florida where the buzz was all about the business of pot.

Supreme Court Gets Pot Amendment For Review

Oct 5, 2015

A revamped proposal that would legalize marijuana for patients with certain medical conditions is in the hands of the Florida Supreme Court, which will decide if the ballot initiative meets the criteria to go before voters next year.

The debate over legalizing medical marijuana in Florida is heating up, the Tampa Bay Times reports. Some polls show enough public support to get the signatures needed to get it on the ballot next year, and the initiative has the financial support of attorney John Morgan of “For The People” advertising fame. But opponents, including St. Petersburg-based Drug Free America, worry that medical marijuana could create problems similar to what the state has seen with prescription pills.