Miami, FL asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Real Estate Law for Florida

Q: The HOA send me a notice that a neighbor is complaining there is cannabis smell from my balcony. I dont even smoke. Help

What can I respond to this letter?

2 Lawyer Answers
Barry W. Kaufman
Barry W. Kaufman
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: here's a sample of what you should say.

Dear HOA,

I received your letter of DATE, in which you state another resident has complained about marijuana smoke from my balcony. I do not smoke marijuana or tobacco, or anything else. The alleged cannabis smell is not coming from my balcony.



Barbara Billiot Stage agrees with this answer

A: Respond that you do not smoke and they must have the wrong unit.

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