WHAT: Dialogue on Medical Marijuana – Senator Jeff Clemens, who introduced the bill in the Florida Legislature: “This open dialogue will help us prepare for the legislative and business framework that will be needed to ensure an orderly implementation should Amendment 2 pass in November.”
WHEN: Friday, October 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
WHERE: Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization, Trade Centre South, 100 West Cypress Creek Road, #850, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
WHO: Guest speakers will present the following topics:
- Legislative Perspective
Senator Jeff Clemens, Florida State Senate, District 27
- State Level Implementation
Ryan C. Padgett, Florida League of Cities, Asst. General Counsel
- Labor & Employment
Alison Smith, Weiss Serota Helfman
- Public Safety
Michael Cirullo, Goren Cherof Doody & Ezrol
- Zoning & Business Regulations
Susan Trevarthen, Weiss Serota Helfman
WHY: On November 4th, Florida will decide if medical marijuana should be legal. Amendment 2 is on the ballot as an initiated constitutional amendment that will allow “the medical use of marijuana for individuals with debilitating diseases as determined by a licensed Florida physician.”
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