Tag: miami beach

Cannabis Decriminalization Bill Approved in Hallandale Beach, Florida

Lawmakers in Hallandale Beach, Florida have unanimously passed a measure that will establish an $100 fine for those caught possessing small amounts of cannabis. The vote comes just weeks after a similar proposal was approved in Miami-Dade, Florida’s largest county, and Miami Beach. Under the new law, police will have the option of issuing a …

Continue reading

Cannabis Decriminalization Ordinance Unanimously Approved by Miami Beach Lawmakers

Miami Beach commissioners have unanimously passed an ordinance that would establish an $100 fine for those caught possessing small amounts of cannabis. The vote comes just days after the commissioners of Miami-Dade, the largest county in Florida, passed a similar proposal. Under the new law, police will have the option of issuing a $100 fine …

Continue reading

Voters in Miami Beach, Florida, Strongly Approve Medical Cannabis Resolution

Voters in Miami Beach, Florida, were asked during Tuesday’s election whether or not they support medical cannabis legalization; 64% voted in favor of the resolution, which calls on the State of Florida, as well as the federal government, to end prohibition on medical cannabis. The resolution polled higher than the winning mayoral candidate. This victory …

Continue reading