Click on the ruling to see all of Florida Amendments's statements for that ruling.
The only estimate available isn't set in stone
"Amendment 2 will put almost 2,000 pot shops in Florida ... more pot shops than Walmart and Walgreens combined."
— PolitiFact Florida
The last six elections, not the last six elected governors
Amendment 2 on medical marijuana won a higher percentage of the vote than the last six Florida governors, including Jeb Bush’s 2002 landslide.
Wording says state must define limits
Under a proposed medical marijuana amendment in Florida, "you don't get refills -- you get it forever."
A doctor is required, actually
The medical marijuana ballot initiative "doesn’t require a physician writing a prescription" and can be for conditions like "having a back that needs to be scratched."
Who says the Supremes need "express authority"?
The Florida Supreme Court has "no express authority in the Florida Constitution" to remove questions from the ballot proposed by the Legislature.
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