Compassionate Use director grilled for three hours on Charlotte’s Web rule

Screen Shot 2015-04-27 at 10.21.44 AM4/24/15–Patricia Nelson, seek director of the Florida Office of Compassionate Use, was on the defensive justifying the plan to regulate the state’s nascent marijuana industry. For three hours and 10 minutes, attorneys for Baywood Nurseries of Apopka grilled Nelson about licensing requirements to grow marijuana and dispense cannabis oil. They were challenging the proposed rule as unfair, saying it effectively blocks smaller nurseries from qualifying for a license. Read