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Florida medical marijuana operation sold for $53 million

A California-based company has bought a Florida medical marijuana operation for $53 million in the latest transaction in what investors hope will be among the nation’s most-lucrative medical pot markets. Under the agreement, the company MedMen will acquire Treadwell Nursery’s five-acre cultivation facility, located in Eustis, and the right to operate 25 dispensaries …

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Florida’s pot industry on track to hit $1 billion — but when?

Brian Booth of Boca Raton has struggled with seizures and weight loss since a car crash, and he says medical marijuana helps him manage his health where prescription drugs failed. Chalk up his testimonial as a marketing victory for pot proponents, who see the potential for Florida’s cannabis sector to …

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Medical Cannabis… A Disruptive Industry?

One in four cancer patients seek medical cannabis treatment options in states that have legalized cannabis in some capacity.  There is a 25% reduction in deaths due to opioid overdoses in these same legalized states for two reasons.  Cannabis has shown to be beneficial in chronic pain management and for …

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Florida Cannabis News Report – January 2018

Greetings and Happy New Year! As we enter 2018 the new legislative session is about to begin. The session starts in January and goes through March. Already there is a marijuana retail store bill, which is in essence a franchise bill most likely filed by an existing medical marijuana license …

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