Image default
Cannabis - Trending News

Florida Mayor Calls Medical Marijuana ‘A Gigantic Scam’ And Bans Cannabis Dispensaries

  • Mayor Harry Dressler of Tamarac, a neighboring city of Miami, says Florida’s medical marijuana program is “a gigantic scam,” and will not allow the edification of Marijuana dispensaries within his jurisdiction.
  • Dressler offers the internet as a solution for citizens who are in need of cannabis-based products.
  • “I don’t think for a second these dispensaries are intended to dispense medical marijuanathey’re going to be weed shops.” 
Florida Mayor Calls Medical Marijuana 'A Gigantic Scam' And Bans Cannabis Dispensaries

Medical marijuana is legal in Florida, but the Sunshine State also allows individual cities to ban cannabis dispensaries from operating in their jurisdictions. And one Southern Florida mayor has done just that, directing his constituents to the internet for their medications.

Mayor Harry Dressler of Tamarac – a small city near Miami – says Florida’s medical marijuana program is “a gigantic scam.” So he’s opting to ban the implementation of cannabis dispensaries in his town. His words of advice for the patients that won’t be able to access their medication without traveling to a neighboring city: try the internet.

“If you’re looking for medical marijuana … you can get that stuff without a prescription on the Internet,” Dressler said on Wednesday.

However, you can’t legally buy medicinal cannabis in Florida without a doctor’s recommendation. So Dressler basically…

Related posts

Chart: Federal cannabis policy reform at standstill despite record number of bills in Congress

Electrum Partners

The Past, Present and Future of Cannabis: An Interview with Mel Frank

Electrum Partners

Weed smoker delights friends and family with constant lecturing to ‘call it cannabis’

Electrum Partners

Cannabis oil row: Boy has epilepsy medication returned

Electrum Partners

3 Digestive Disorders Successfully Treated With Medical Cannabis

Electrum Partners

Older Americans are 20 times more likely to use cannabis than they were 30 years ago

Admin

Leave a Comment