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Are You Following Florida’s Cannabis Rules?

Time: 12:00 PM

Date: August 25, 2022

Place: Virtual Event


About this event

Know Your Rights as a Medical Cannabis Patient

Purchasing marijuana as a medical treatment is legal in Florida, but marijuana is still illegal under federal law. The overlap between state and federal laws can be tricky and are constantly changing. Do you know your legal rights as a cannabis patient?

Join the next Conversations on Cannabis live virtual forum on August 25, 2022, at noon to hear Florida law enforcement and legal professionals discuss marijuana laws, recent marijuana cases, and what could happen if you break the law.

Forum Giveaways

When you sign up for this Conversations on Cannabis virtual forum, you will automatically be entered into a drawing for a $100 gift card that will be given away on September 8, 2022*.

Please be sure to complete our surveys to help us improve future programming and help MMERI better inform minority communities about medical marijuana and the impact of unlawful use of marijuana. Completing the surveys will also allow you to earn more entries for our giveaway.

Forum Contact:

Medical Marijuana Education and Research Initiative (MMERI)

Phone: (850) 561-2456


*Must be 18 or older and a Florida resident to enter. Date subject to change.