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David Royse

David Royse is the Editor-in-Chief of Ledetree.com. He has been a professional journalist for more than 20 years, including stints with The Associated Press and The News Service of Florida. He enjoys writing about health and medical science, and hopeful stories about scientific breakthroughs and new technology.

Judge: Florida Med Marijuana Patients Can Smoke Cannabis

Florida Marijuana | Photo by: MedicalJane

Florida medical marijuana patients can smoke it in private places, a circuit court judge ruled Friday, ruling the state’s ban unconstitutional. The state has appealed, which puts the ruling on hold. Florida lawmakers legalized medical marijuana after voters changed the constitution in 2016 to allow it. But when the legislature …

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The Lede, May 22 – Facebook Again, in Europe

The Lede

The Lede, Tuesday, May 22, 2018 By David Royse Sign of a changing world: The Wall Street Journal reports today that The New York Stock Exchange is about to name its first female leader in its 226-year history, Stacey Cunningham. Currently the NYSE’s chief operating officer, Cunningham will become the …

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The Lede, Go North Young Man

The Lede

The Lede, Monday, May 21, 2018 By David Royse The LEDE Portable Power The Russians have an interesting idea for getting electric power plants up and running in remote areas. The idea is to pre-fabricate small nuclear power plants that can float, and take them to remote towns that need …

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Mike James to Speak at CWCBExpo in New York

Mike James of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Professional football player Mike James, who was denied a request by the NFL to be able to use cannabis for pain instead of opioid pain medications, will speak at this month’s Cannabis World Congress and Buisness Exposition in New York. James saw his petition for an exemption to the league’s …

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