With Petition Milestone, Recreational Marijuana Is One Step Closer in Florida
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With Petition Milestone, Recreational Marijuana Is One Step Closer in Florida

This week, an advocacy group announced its petition to legalize cannabis has gathered enough signatures to trigger a review by the Florida Supreme Court.

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August 1, 2019

For years, Floridians have watched from the sidelines as states such as Colorado, California, and even Michigan have legalized recreational marijuana.

But with activists pushing to get recreational weed on the 2020 ballot in Florida, the possibility of legalization now seems likelier than ever. This week, the advocacy group Regulate Florida announced its petition to legalize pot has gathered more than 76,632 verified signatures — enough to trigger a review by the Florida Supreme Court.

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