Florida Doctors Weigh Legal Risks of Medical Marijuana

While many doctors in Florida prepare to start prescribing medical marijuana to patients, there are some medical professionals who have reservations because they say the state’s new cannabis laws lack clarity.

State records show about 630 doctors in Florida are permitted to recommend medical marijuana and 258 are in South Florida. Miami physician George Tabi is one of the concerned doctors who are worried that medical marijuana could jeopardize their professional careers.

“It makes me uncomfortable because now I am working in a situation where I don’t know what legal ramifications could be held against me. So, I do

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