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Is Zika Still A Problem In Our State?

Is Zika Still A Problem In Our State?

mag727 June 13, 2017 0

There’s no doubt about it: Zika is on the retreat in the Americas. In Brazil, cases are down by 95 percent from last year. Across the Caribbean, outbreaks have subsided. And in Florida, the

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Florida’s Medical Marijuana Program Is A Disaster

Florida’s Medical Marijuana Program Is A Disaster

mag727 May 8, 2017 0

Remember when 72 percent of Floridians voted to usher in a new era of open access to medical marijuana? That triumphant moment for medical weed was just in November, but for Florida patients this

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Florida Officials: No Zika Found in Mosquito Samples So Far

Florida Officials: No Zika Found in Mosquito Samples So Far

mag727 April 28, 2017 0

Florida agriculture officials say no mosquitoes in the state have tested positive for the Zika virus so far this year. According to a statement from the state’s Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, nearly

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Florida’s Medical Marijuana Monopolies Are Cashing in and Patients Will Suffer

Florida’s Medical Marijuana Monopolies Are Cashing in and Patients Will Suffer

mag727 April 6, 2017 0

There are 21 million people in Florida, millions of whom will eventually qualify for the medical-grade marijuana voters approved in November. Very soon, a hell of a lot of weed is going to be

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Floridians Are Very Upset with State Legislators for Delaying Medical Marijuana Rules

Floridians Are Very Upset with State Legislators for Delaying Medical Marijuana Rules

mag727 March 22, 2017 0

In November, more than seven in ten Floridians at the polls checked yes on Amendment 2, which legalized medical marijuana in the Sunshine State. Considering that Floridians would probably split 50-50 if asked whether

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Florida’s Definition Of Skim Milk As “Imitation Milk Product” Ruled Unconstitutional

Florida’s Definition Of Skim Milk As “Imitation Milk Product” Ruled Unconstitutional

mag727 March 21, 2017 0

The long-running legal battle over Florida’s definition of “skim milk” may have finally come to an end today, with a federal appeals court ruling that it’s unconstitutional for the state to require that unfortified

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Florida Medical Marijuana Bill Would Outlaw Smokable and Edible Cannabis

Florida Medical Marijuana Bill Would Outlaw Smokable and Edible Cannabis

mag727 March 8, 2017 0

Florida’s United for Care campaign spent two full election cycles — 2014 and 2016 — drafting, fighting, and pushing Floridians to legalize medicinal cannabis for demonstrably sick people. Last year, 72 percent of Floridians

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Florida Real Estate Agents Targeted By Elaborate Fake Realtor Group

Florida Real Estate Agents Targeted By Elaborate Fake Realtor Group

mag727 March 8, 2017 0

Realtors in the state of Florida are being targeted and threatened with the suspension of their license as part of an elaborate scam allegedly perpetrated by a fake Realtor group, the state’s actual Realtor

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Jimmy Buffett Is Opening ‘Margaritaville’ Retirement Communities In Florida For Aging Parrotheads

Jimmy Buffett Is Opening ‘Margaritaville’ Retirement Communities In Florida For Aging Parrotheads

mag727 March 7, 2017 0

This was bound to happen eventually. Jimmy Buffett’s hospitality and food empire already includes Margaritaville (which encompasses restaurants, hotels, resorts, and casinos), a beer brand (LandShark, which is a better beach beer than it

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How Two Indian Snake Catchers Caught 14 Burmese Pythons in Two Weeks in Florida

How Two Indian Snake Catchers Caught 14 Burmese Pythons in Two Weeks in Florida

mag727 January 26, 2017 0

For years, Florida wildlife officials have struggled to tackle a growing problem in the Everglades: the invasive Burmese python, which devours the mammal population (like raccoons, opossum and rabbits) and out-competes native predators (such

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