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VIDEO: an inside look at the only medical cannabis grow in Florida

VIDEO: an inside look at the only medical cannabis grow in Florida

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

October 3, 2017

A CBS news team was recently given an exclusive tour of Modern Health Concepts, the only licensed medical cannabis grows in Florida....

Lawsuit by Florida resident claims special law discriminates against minority farmers

Lawsuit by Florida resident claims special law discriminates against minority farmers

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

September 27, 2017

A Florida resident filed a lawsuit against the state and claimed the special provision under Florida’s medical cannabis law which requires the state to issue one license to a minority farmer is unconstitutional. Columbus Smith, a black farmer from Panama City and the plaintiff, said there is no reason to ...

County assessor goes after AZ cannabis business’ unpaid taxes

County assessor goes after AZ cannabis business’ unpaid taxes

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

August 30, 2017

Arizona’s largest county is going after grow operations and medical cannabis dispensaries which did not pay property taxes on their business equipment. The county assessor’s office reported cannabis businesses evaded more than $1.5 million in property taxes each year by neglecting to report the ...

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