Newly inaugurated Florida governor Ron DeSantis came to Central Florida Thursday afternoon to call for an end in Florida's ban on smokable medical marijuana.

DeSantis appeared with Lieutenant Governor Jeanatte Nunez and Orlando attorney John Morgan at Kraft Azalea Park in Winter Park.

The Republican governor, who took office earlier this month, said he is asking the legislature to repeal part of the state's medical marijuana law that prohibits smokable forms of the plant.

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Kevin Williams ~ WFTV.com

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