personal injury claim

The Right Way to Pursue a Personal Injury Claim

Knowing the best way to pursue a personal injury claim will make an often traumatic situation a little easier. Being injured in an accident is a terrible thing to experience. It can be even worse if someone else is responsible. And ...
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Amendment 2 and the Need for South Florida Cannabis Dispensaries

Last November, Floridians joined the nation at large in their support of the legalization of medical marijuana, paving the way for the development of South Florida cannabis dispensaries to begin. Gallup first polled Americans on their thoughts about marijuana in ...
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Peter J. Porcaro Honored as a ‘Top Up and Comer’ by the South Florida Legal Guide

One of the greatest forms of recognition is when your peers admire and respect your work. The South Florida Legal Guide provides a venue for peer nominations and recognition, regularly publishing listings of the region's Top Lawyers, Top Law Firms, ...
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cannabis law

What You Need to Know about Cannabis Law and Real Estate

You could easily say that this past November's elections were an important turning point for the state of cannabis law in the country. With victories in several states, including here in Florida, more Americans now have access to treatment or relief ...
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Medical Marijuana PASSES IN FLORIDA

Medical Cannabis Can Ease the Suffering of Many Florida Patients Amendment 2 passed in a landslide and expands the conditions legally permitted to access and use medical marijuana in Florida; Crohn's disease, Parkinson's disease, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), HIV, AIDS, cancer, ...
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Cannabis Professional Advancement Series Conference: April 27-29, 2016, Miami, FL

  “There is no logical basis for the prohibition of marijuana.” Economist Milton Friedman, Costs of Marijuana Prohibition June 2, 2005   I recently attended the Cannabis Professional Advancement Series in Miami, FL, where I discussed why I believe that ...
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Why Is Medical Marijuana Illegal in 26 States?

Although marijuana laws are changing in most of the world, some countries still consider this medicinal plant evil. For example, in Singapore, anyone caught with 17 ounces of marijuana or more will be treated as a drug trafficker, and drug ...
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Floridians for Freedom Proposes Constitutional Amendment for Recreational Marijuana Use

In early July, the Miami-Dade County Commissioners voted to decriminalize the possession of marijuana up to 20 grams (a half an ounce of marijuana is 14 grams, so it is much more dangerous to have 3/4 of an ounce or ...
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Century Village Files Frivolous Lawsuit Against Elderly, Disabled Man Over Service Dog

Century Village recently tried to eradicate service dogs for the disabled by suing elderly and disabled individuals and hoping they could not afford to retain counsel to defend themselves. One in particular has major depressive disorder, osteoarthritis, high blood pressure, ...
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