Category Archives: Florida

Driven Deliveries se presenta a inversores en conferencia de mercados capitales del cannabis en Florida

MIAMI BEACH—  En el Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference de este año, el CEO de  Driven Deliveries (OTC: DRVD) Christian Schenk, presenta la compañía en el evento de mercados capitales más grande de Florida. Para la versión de este año, Christian participó en el panel titulado: “Cannabis Tech: las mejores empresas que impactan la industria”. El […]

Florida Teacher In Danger of Losing His Job Because He Uses Medical Marijuana

The board of Marion County Public Schools in Florida has suspended a Belleview High School teacher and student services manager over his use of medical cannabis. Mike Hickman, 50, was placed on unpaid leave after the Superintendent of Schools, Heidi Maier, recommended he be fired for testing positive for cannabinoids in early November 2019. Hickman […]

Despite Support, Recreational Marijuana Will Not Appear on Florida Ballot

Voters in Florida will have to wait at least two more years before they get the opportunity to decide whether the state should legalize pot.  Make it Legal Florida, the group that spearheaded the campaign to get the proposed amendment on the 2020 ballot, said this week that it is tabling the effort, with an […]

Florida Man Arrested For Allegedly Distributing Free Marijuana for Christmas

It seems Dr. Seuss’s infamous Grinch may have relocated to Florida as police in St. Petersburg arrested a man over the weekend for giving away marijuana to celebrate the holiday season. Arrested in this case was Richard Ellis Spurrier, 67, of St. Petersburg. Police say that they contacted Spurrier at about 11 p.m. on Saturday […]

Florida Department of Health Challenges Medical Cannabis Ruling

A Tampa-based company is challenging Florida’s decision to deny it a medical cannabis license, shining a light on an aspect of Florida’s medical marijuana law that critics contend unfairly precludes companies that should be able to get a license. The company, Florigrown, had its application for a medical marijuana license rejected in 2017, not long […]