Tag: house criminal justice and public safety subcommittee

Lauren Book, Michael Grieco Want to Expand Access to Psilocybin

Last week, state Senate Minority Leader Lauren Book, D-Plantation, and state Rep. Michael Grieco, D-Miami, filed a proposal to “provide legal access to psilocybin in Florida.” Grieco’s office offered some of the rationales at why...

Florida State Representative Wants to Make Creating Counterfeit Vaccination Documents a Felony

On Wednesday, state Rep. Michael Grieco, D-Miami, who led Democrats on the state House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Subcommittee, offered a proposal to “make it a third-degree felony to counterfeit, forge, alter, clone,...

Chris Sprowls Names Spencer Roach to Statewide Drug Policy Advisory Council

The Drug Policy Advisory Council coordinates drug control efforts for the entire State of Florida by educating the public on substance abuse and the resources available.

Yvonne Hayes Hinson Offers Bill to Repeal Florida’s Stand Your Ground Law

“To this day, the murder of Trayvon Martin at the hands of George Zimmerman haunts the African American community,” said Hinson. “We have seen throughout history various laws and legal principles enacted to preserve the status quo of white supremacy. Stand Your Ground is no different. It’s long past time for Florida to go in a new direction.”