September 19, 2011

Photo: Miami HeraldJailers wouldn’t call 9-1-1 to help Eric Perez as he lay dying. ​​​Eric Perez died after suffering all night long, screaming and throwing up.An 18-year-old…

June 06, 2012

Robert Platshorn served nearly 30 years in prison on federal marijuana charges. Since getting out four years ago, he’s been promoting medical cannabis to seniors in Florida through…

March 25, 2012

The Silver TourRobert Platshorn spreads the truth about cannabis​By Robert PlatshornThe Silver TourI realized two years ago that not a single national cannabis legalization…

March 15, 2012

Robert PlatshornThis is one of two different billboards that went up today in Florida as part of a push for the passage of medical marijuana in the state.​This billboard greeted…

March 14, 2012

The Silver TourThis is one of two different billboards that will go up in Florida as part of a three-prong plan to push for the passage of medical marijuana in the state.​Medical…

February 18, 2012

Joshua Giesegh/PUFMM​If you live in Florida and you want to vote on whether to legalize medical marijuana on the 2012 ballot, you’d better hope that either House Joint Resolution…

February 13, 2012

Lance DraizinRobert Platshorn, left, speaks on The Silver Tour while longtime federal medical marijuana patient Irvin Rosenfeld looks on​We’ve pointed out before that one Florida…

February 13, 2012

The World​Resolutions to let Florida voters decide on an amendment to the state constitution which would legalize marijuana have now been proposed in both chambers of the state…

February 13, 2012

THC FinderVoters in the Sunshine State could get a chance to decide for themselves about medical marijuana—if the Republican-controlled Legislature will let them​A state lawmaker…

February 13, 2012

The Weed Blog​Medical marijuana patients in Florida may be one step closer to lighting up legally thanks to a state senator.State Senator Larcenia Bullard (D-Miami), recently filed…

February 13, 2012

WTXL​A federal judge on Monday temporarily blocked Florida’s new law requiring welfare applicants to pass a drug test before receiving benefits. U.S. District Judge Mary S. Scriven…

February 13, 2012

Sentimental JourneysFlorida Governor Rick Scott: “We don’t want to waste tax dollars.” The new welfare drug testing program costs about $5 for every $1 it saves.​The American Civil…

November 21, 2011

We have some good news for Florida residents and patients: Medical marijuana may soon be coming to the Sunshine State. But first, it must go through some hurdles.   The first steps…

October 26, 2011

Florida’s recent law forcing welfare applicants to submit to a drug test has been blocked by a federal judge. In perhaps the perfect storm of unexpected characters, a 35 year old…

July 29, 2011

This post was sent in by Jeffrey A. Benedict as part of our community blogger outreach.  Have a reefer-related post to share? We want to hear from you too! If you would like to be…

November 07, 2010

Medical marijuana patients across the country use cannabis to combat symptoms of Crohn’s disease, a chronic autoimmune inflammatory bowel disease that affects digestion, causes…