Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis tells lawmakers to fix Medical Marijuana System

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued an ultimatum to Florida legislators today.  He wants lawmakers to fix the issues with Florida’s medical marijuana system.  Recent lawsuits over patients being denied smoking as a method of ingestion and the ability to grow their own medicine have cost taxpayers quite a bit of money.  The fiscally conservative Governor […]

Adult Pre-Arrest Diversion Program Rolls Out in Hillsborough County for Marijuana Possession and Other minor offenses.

  Marijuana possession takes one more step towards decriminalization at the local level with the Hillsborough County State Attorney’s Office and Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office as well as other municipal law enforcement agencies working in conjunction to create the adult pre-arrest diversion program (APAD) which was launched at the beginning of the month.  This program […]

Cannabis Advocates Win Big Victory By Stopping Dispensary Ban in Orange County, Florida

       For the past month patients have wondered if Orange County Commissioners would cut off access to medical marijuana dispensaries.  After 7-2 vote from the Planning and Zoning Board to move forward with a ban on Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers in unincorporated Orange County, the Board of County Commissioners held two public hearings […]

American support for Legalization at an All-Time High

According to polling data recently released by Gallup, support for marijuana legalization has reached record levels among the American public.  Sixty-four percent of adults believe that “the use of marijuana should be made legal in the United States.”  This is the highest percentage ever reported by Gallup since they began asking adults their views on legalization in 1969, […]

Wake ‘N Bake Sundays in The Rotation with CFL NORML

  The Rotation, Central Florida’s NORML weekly radio broadcast is back with a new time and day on WTMP, the Boss of the Bay.  Listen every Sunday Morning from 10am to 11am on 97.5FM/1150AM or download the Tune-In App and listen from any device.  Steam the live broadcast on the web at http://am1150wtmp.com/ Watch the […]

Central Florida NORML: Moving Forward In The Sunshine State

Our Mission Legalize it. Our Story Central Florida NORML was started in 2014 during the efforts to pass Amendment 2 in order to focus the public conversation on patients and responsible marijuana use.  Since our inception, CFL NORML has worked to ensure that the public is educated and understands their civil rights when it comes […]