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Fla. Legislature Reaches Deal To Address Medical Marijuana

Law360, Miami (June 7, 2017, 10:18 PM EDT) -- Medical marijuana legalization was added to the agenda as a three-day special session of the Florida Legislature started Wednesday, with the Senate and House having reached a compromise on guidelines for implementing a constitutional amendment that state voters passed in November.

Although the so-called Amendment 2 received support from 71 percent of voters, the two chambers found themselves at an impasse when the regular session ended last month, unable to agree on needed rules.

Legislation filed Wednesday by Sen. Rob Bradley, R-Fleming Island, would add 10...
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