Category State Legislation

Medical marijuana licenses available in FL

This story was originally published on page 1 of the Alligator.

At one point, RayAnn Moseley took four different medicines to help her intractable epilepsy, but the seizures didn’t stop.

When the 12-year-old’s mother, Holley Moseley, saw the CNN documentary “Weed,” she and her husband took RayAnn to Colorado, where medical marijuana is legal.

State legislators, Obama call for end to conversion therapy

This story was originally published on page 4 of the Alligator.

California banned it in 2012, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made it illegal in 2013, and President Barack Obama denounced its validity Wednesday.

Florida is one of about 20 states addressing the ethics and effectiveness of conversion therapy, a counseling method that aims to change individuals from homosexual to heterosexual.