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Florida hemp industry breathes temporary sigh of relief after DeSantis veto

DeSantis appeared to respond in part to warnings it would deal a blow to tens of thousands of people working in the industry

By Mitch Perry, Florida Phoenix

The hemp community in Florida is breathing a collective sigh of relief this weekend following Gov. Ron DeSantis’s veto of a bill that they say if signed would have presented an existential threat to their livelihoods. The measure (SB 1698) would have imposed regulations on intoxicating hemp-derived products in the state, including strict limits on THC levels and a complete ban on the sale of delta-8 THC...

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Everything we saw at the Florida Groves Festival's return to Orlando Amphitheater

It was a gorgeous day of "music, art and freedom" when the Florida Groves Festival returned to the Orlando Amphitheater at the…

By Matt Keller Lehman

Florida Groves Festival at Orlando Amphitheater
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June 12, 2024

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