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Harborside, Weedmaps Contribute to Florida MMJ Initiative

The financial battle lines are being drawn in Florida around Amendment 2, which would legalize medical marijuana if passed by voters in November. So far, $5.5 million has been donated in favor and $2.7 million against.

Here's the breakdown:

Yes on Amendment 2

The Morgan Law Firm, PA: $3.5 million
Barbara Steifel: $400k
Center for Drug Policy Reform: $270k
John Morgan: $250k
Int. Sport Managing: $50k
Harrison's Organic Acres: $50k
John Holloway: $50k
Fusion Pharm Inc.: $40k
Manchester Capitol: $30k
Harborside Health Center: $20k
Ghost Management Group (owns Weedmaps and other sites): $10k
Alternative Fuels Americas Inc.: $10k
Jeffrey Feiler, PA: $10k
Ben Siegal Reptiles: $10k

Total contributions to People United for Medical Marijuana: $5.5 million

No on Amendment 2

Sheldon Adelson: $4 million
Mel Sembler (Drug Free America Foundation): $100k
Carol Jenkins Barrett Family Trust: $100k
Alfred Hoffman Jr. (former U.S. Ambassador to Portugal): $25k
Neal Communities of Southwest Florida: $10k
Michael K. Beyer: $5k

Total contributions to Drug Free Florida Committee: $4.2 million

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