Marijuana – You Can’t Even Give It Away

  • September 13th, 2011
  • Bruce Denson
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Shekina Pena, who owns Your Healthy Choice Clinic, faces a misdemeanor count of influencing voters with money or other valuable consideration. The charge, filed by state Attorney General Bill Schuette and Secretary of State Ruth Johnson, carries up to 90 days in jail.

It stems from a July post on the dispensary’s website, offering patients who registered to vote a free half-gram of marijuana or a free edible marijuana product in return.

Pena wrote on the dispensary’s Facebook page on July 29 that Your Healthy Choice was participating in a voter registration drive along with other medical marijuana shops.

Source: Lansing State Journal

It’s a fine line between influence and affluence when it comes to illegal substance distribution. Being in Florida, the strictest state in the nation on drug charges, you can very easily find yourself in a sticky situation where Marijuana is concerned. The Law Offices of Bruce H. Denson are here to answer any questions you have about Drugs and Paraphernalia in Florida.