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Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018 at 02:25 PM EDT

Wells Fargo Closes Account of Pro-Pot Florida Candidate

Wells Fargo Closes Account of Pro-Pot Florida Candidate

Florida voters legalized medical marijuana in 2016, but some banks are reluctant to do business with an industry that remains illegal under federal law.

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 at 05:14 AM EDT

Patients Turn From Opioids to Medical Marijuana

Patients Turn From Opioids to Medical Marijuana

Thousands of people have overdosed on opioids in Florida over the past several years – it’s even been declared a public health emergency. But some doctors say that medical marijuana could help lower the death...

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 at 06:47 PM EDT

Growing Pains for Medical Marijuana in Florida

Growing Pains for Medical Marijuana in Florida

The number of patients being prescribed marijuana by doctors in Florida is growing fast, but the number of farms growing the plants is not. Right now, more than 144,000 patients are registered to receive...

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 at 10:16 AM EDT

Broward Schools Set New Rules on Medical Marijuana

Broward Schools Set New Rules on Medical Marijuana

Schools and families deal with how medical marijuana can be dispensed when the school year starts.

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 at 10:14 AM EDT

Broward Schools Approve Use of Medical Marijuana on Campuses

Broward Schools Approve Use of Medical Marijuana on Campuses

Students who qualify for medical marijuana can now receive it during school and on campus, the Broward County school board ruled Tuesday.

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