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Florida Voters to Decide on Medical Marijuana in November

Body and Mind
Body and Mind January 28, 2016

BaM Quality Medical Marijuana, Plants Inside Facility 2, Las Vegas, NevadaAnother state will soon vote on the use of medical marijuana, Florida. Come November it will be on the ballot.

The Quinnipiac University Polling Institute recently reported that 84% of Florida voters approve the use of medical marijuana for adults, if prescribed by a doctor.  Many Florida residents have been working for years to bring this issue to the ballot, and are thrilled at the recent success.

This makes six states that may soon offer medical marijuana to its residents — with doctor prescriptions. At present, medical marijuana is legal in 23 states. This includes Las Vegas, Nevada. As scientific research appears to build in support of medical marijuana, soon more than half of America may allow it.

The article:

The Florida Supreme Court has narrowly approved language for a proposed constitutional amendment that would legalize marijuana for medical use, guaranteeing the measure a spot on the state’s November ballot.

Advocates have already collected well over the 683,000 signatures necessary to qualify the measure for the fall ballot. County officials have already validated a sufficient number of signatures. The court challenge was all that stood in their way…

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Body and Mind
Body and Mind January 28, 2016

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