As we enter another political positioning season, folks have declared intentions and more are vacillating. This time, many voters have vowed to vet candidates more carefully. Governor Rick Scott provided motivation for that resolve. Regardless of what candidate surfaces as the new hope of Florida in 2018, what promises are made and what new…

  President Donald Trump says he wants Florida Gov. Rick Scott to challenge incumbent U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson in next year’s elections. Florida Governor Rick Scott is considering a run for Florida Senator. The required process to remove an elected politician is difficult and rarely successful. A viable solution that can raise the integrity of…

  What does a former professional wrestler and Governor, a former Judge and now legal analyst, a cannabis attorney, personal injury lawyer, the Executive Director of the National Indian Cannabis Coalition and a former comedian and now cannabis activist have in common? Roger Stone. Last week, Roger Stone, veteran Republican presidential strategist, political operative and…

  “There is majority agreement between the House and Senate, that smoking of cannabis is not an act that is consistent with a healthy life and not consistent with consuming medicine,” Sen. Rob Bradley said. During the Legislative session, a Senate meeting was unexpectedly put on hold for 15 minutes after a man in the…

  On May 15, 2017, the Florida Department of Health sent a cease-and desist-letter to Trulieve, one of Florida’s seven licensed medical marijuana companies, ordering them to stop selling whole flower medical marijuana to their patients. “Licensed dispensing organizations have a responsibility to ensure their product is not one that can easily be transitioned into…

  The war on marijuana was created under false pretenses by a former president who was impeached for obstruction of justice. Why has this war continued for so long? When the Federal government allows the Drug Enforcement Agency to establish a network of lawmen which spreads throughout America, with the specific focus on catching people…

  Clearly, a large majority of the 71% who voted yes on Amendment 2, are not happy with the regulations set forth by the 2017 legislature. With only two days remaining, it has become clear that what the voters thought they were going to get and what they are receiving are very different. Appealing to…

  Today is 420. A special day for cannabis around the globe. This is day people give thanks for cannabis and all the wonderful things it brings. This is the day when like-minded friends gather. We set everything aside at 4:20 each afternoon and take a cannabis break. But April 20th offers a perfect reason to…

How and When to Get a Lawyer in Florida This is Part 3 of a 5 part series called “How to Survive the American Criminal Justice System.” Last week we discussed how to deal with police. This information comes from the book “Black and Blue Lives: How to Survive and Reform American Criminal Justice,” you can purchase it on…