Apr 16, 2024 - News

Cafecito: 🤝 New wine pairings for cannabis users

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🚒 Florida Fire Services continued to battle two separate grass fires in Miami-Dade County on Monday afternoon. The fires broke out Sunday, causing road closures in the west part of the county. (Miami Herald)

👻 A lead consultant to Florida Senate Republicans admitted to recruiting a "ghost" candidate to draw votes away from a South Florida Democrat in 2020. (Floodlight News)

🍷 Two Miami natives launched CannaVinus, a "zero-proof sparkling wine pairing for cannabis users." The beverage doesn't contain THC or CBD, according to the brand; it's simply a wine that complements cannabis smoke. (New Times)

⚖️ A Florida appeals court ruled last week that law enforcement officers on duty can be recorded without their consent because they have no expectation of privacy, despite a longstanding law against recording telephone conversations without the permission of both parties. (Sun Sentinel)

Miami Police arrested seven people yesterday after pro-Palestine protesters blocked Biscayne Boulevard downtown. It was one of several demonstrations across the U.S. on Monday. (NBC6)

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