Medical and Recreational Marijuana Panel

In this Monday, April 17, 2017 photo, Various cannabis oil products (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Here at 850 WFTL we aim to bring you news and information about what matters to you most. Just recently Medical Marijuana has become legal in the state of Florida. We know many of our listeners have questions about the repercussions of this new bill, whether medical marijuana really works, and where it will be accessed.  Karen Curtis and panel of experts talk regulations and answer the questions that matter most to you.

Panel Guest

Arby Baros

Green Roads


Green Roads Wellness looks to offer patients a safe, effective, alternative to prescription painkillers

other toxic prescription and over-the-counter drugs that contain harsh chemical compounds

alien to nature’s perfect remedies


Cathy Paget

CEO GET Health Medical of Oakland Park

Cathy Paget is the CEO of and a patient at  GET Health Medical of Oakland Park.

GET Health Medical not only certifies patients for medical marijuana at low prices, 

but they also offer opioid abuse and addiction programs.

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Stuart Kaplan

Defense attorney

Stuart N. Kaplan is a former FBI agent from Palm Beach Gardens and the founding partner

of Kaplan & Sconzo, P. A.

He focuses on the areas of state and federal criminal defense litigation as well as complex civil litigation.

He has been involved in some of the most complex legal issues in the U.S. courts throughout the country

and will be speaking with us about the  impact of legalized marijuana when it comes to people who

are incarcerated for smoking a joint, the possibility of Federal legalization of marijuana for personal

use and the state’s legalization of medical marijuana.



CBS12 Reporter

Mike Magnoli proudly joined the CBS 12 news team in December of 2015.

He is a General Assignment Reporter.

Originally from Connecticut, Mike’s path in TV news has been an excellent adventure

with 2 stops in Louisiana, a stint back in Connecticut, and now South Florida.

Big stories have included the Aaron Hernandez case, The BP Oil Spill, and The Jena 6.

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Joan Baijnath, M.D.

 eMDe Cares

 Dr. Joan Baijnath is a Board Certified Internist and is licensed in states of FL, NJ, NV.

She specializes in Internal Medicine, Integrative Medicine, Preventative Healthcare

as well as Medical Aesthetics, Digestive Health, Pain/Addiction Management.

She is currently the Medical Director at eMDE Cares, a network of like-minded, 

independent doctors with progressive views of patient care and practice management. 

At the core of the eMDe Cares model is a belief that patients want ‘quality of life’

medical care (versus sick care) and closer connections to their doctors. 

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