They want the creation of a state-run bank to handle medicinal marijuana money.

It may be legal in Florida, but patients like Gena Lederhandler say it’s still not easy or cheap to get their medicinal marijuana prescriptions filled.

The reason: the payment method. "You have to have cash,” said Lederhandler.

"It's not just the cash to buy the items, it's the cash to obtain the Florida green card and to keep up with having the Florida green card." 

Click here to read the complete article

Brian Scott ~ Fox35Orlando.com

Recent News Articles

Tuesday November 12

As Illinois Prepares To Legalize Pot, Public Housing Tenants Not Allowed To Partake - Cannabis…

in Law & Crime

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Recreational pot is about to become legal in Illinois, but Chicago's Housing Authority says not…

1442 hits

Tuesday November 12

California’s medical cannabis ID card system has collapsed - Cannabis News

in Medical News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Virtually none of the estimated hundreds of thousands of California patients entitled to purchase tax-free…

1431 hits

Tuesday November 12

What Too Much Coffee Can Do To Your Endocannabinoid System - Cannabis News

in Science

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Coffee and weed are a pairing that is here to stay. They go together like…

1367 hits

Wednesday November 13

Georgia medical marijuana program starts after 7-month wait - Cannabis News

in Cannabis News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Georgia’s top elected leaders moved forward Tuesday with a program to provide medical marijuana to…

1330 hits

Wednesday November 13

'I was in chronic pain. Medicinal cannabis gave me my personality back' - Cannabis News

in Medical News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Lara Smith is a former nurse in the UK who relies on medicinal cannabis for…

2086 hits