Editorial: Nancy was right: Just say no

The Ledger September 18, 2016 http://www.theledger.com/article/20160918/EDIT01/160919603/1500/politics?p=all&tc=pgall Ben Pollara recently made a final lap of newspapers around Florida urging support for his cause: ratification of Amendment 2, the medical marijuana ballot measure.   It seemed, with some justification, more like a victory lap when Pollara, spokesman for United for Care, the primary supporters of medical pot, visited The Ledger last week. …

Column: Why five former justices oppose Amendment 2

By former Florida Supreme Court Justices Parker Lee McDonald, Stephen H. Grimes, Major B. Harding, Raoul G. Cantero III and Kenneth B. Bell Tampa Bay Times September 16, 2016 http://www.tampabay.com/opinion/columns/column-why-five-former-justices-oppose-amendment-2/2293953   As former Florida Supreme Court justices, we once took an oath to protect and defend the Constitution of the state of Florida. Today, we urge all Floridians to protect …

The Florida Medical Association Votes to Oppose ‘Medical’ Marijuana Amendment 2 Appearing on November Ballot

PRESS RELEASE: For Immediate Release The Florida Medical Association Votes to Oppose ‘Medical’ Marijuana Amendment 2 Appearing on November Ballot -FMA Opposed Same Constitutional Measure in 2014- TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (August 2, 2016) – The Florida Medical Association’s (FMA) House of Delegates adopted a resolution Sunday, July 31, to oppose the ‘Constitutional Amendment to Legalize Marijuana for Medical Conditions’ during their …

Florida does not need 2,000 ‘pot shops’

Mark Wilson Miami Herald July 28, 2016 http://www.miamiherald.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article92496097.html In 1996, California voters were duped into passing a “medical marijuana” initiative just like Amendment 2 that John Morgan and other trial lawyers are peddling in Florida. Amendment 2 preys on our compassion for those with serious illnesses, but it’s really a thinly veiled effort to legalize pot – which trial lawyers …

The Top 10 Reasons to VOTE NO on 2 List Released

PRESS RELEASE: For Immediate Release The Top 10 Reasons to VOTE NO on 2 List Released -Voters Deserve to Know the Truth- TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (July 21, 2016) – The VOTE NO on 2 Campaign today released its ‘Top 10 Reasons to VOTE NO on 2.’ “Florida voters deserve to know the truth about Amendment 2,” said VOTE NO on 2 …

VOTE NO on 2 Campaign Launches New Website, Three New Ads

PRESS RELEASE: For Immediate Release VOTE NO on 2 Campaign Launches New Website, Three New Ads -Newly revamped website highlights the facts about Amendment 2, marijuana legalization- TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (July 12, 2016) – The VOTE NO on 2 Campaign today launched their newly revamped website, putting the facts about Amendment 2 and marijuana legalization front and center for Floridians. This …

Amendment 2 Replaces Pharmacists with Budtenders

PRESS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Amendment 2 Replaces Pharmacists with Budtenders -‘VOTE NO on 2’ Campaign Releases Fourth in a Series of Ads- TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (June 27, 2016) – The VOTE NO on 2 Campaign today released the fourth in a series of ads setting the record straight on what Amendment 2 really means for Floridians. The ad, “Budtender”, highlights …

‘Vote No on 2’ Campaign Releases Third in a Series of Ads

To watch the new ad click here – 5,000  ‘VOTE NO on 2’ Campaign Releases Third in a Series of Ads -Amendment 2 could lead to 5,000 pot shops in Florida- TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (June 9, 2016) –  The VOTE NO on 2 Campaign today release the third ina series of ads setting the record straight on what Amendment 2 really means …

‘VOTE NO on 2’ Campaign Releases First in a Series of Ads

PRESS RELEASE: For Immediate Release ‘VOTE NO on 2’ Campaign Releases First in a Series of Ads -Ad exposes how Amendment 2 is de facto legalization of pot- TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (May 27, 2016) – The VOTE NO on 2 Campaign today released its first in a series of ads which sets the record straight on what Amendment 2 would mean …

Successful In 2014, Medical Marijuana Opponents Ramp Up Campaign Against Latest Ballot Initiative

May 16, 2016 | Jenna Buzzacco-Foerster | FLORIDA POLITICS The campaign to convince Floridians to “Vote No on 2” is officially heating up. Vote No On 2, the group leading the charge against the 2016 medical marijuana initiative, Monday aimed at highlighting the dangers of legalizing medical marijuana. Throughout the three-minute video, viewers see what happened in California after the Golden …