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NY to Legalize Medical Marijuana

NY to Legalize Medical Marijuana

All that stands between medical marijuana legalization and New York state is Governor Andrew Cuomo’s signature. which lawmakers expect they will get in the coming days. The “Compassionate Care...
NY Governor Won’t Sign Medical Marijuana Bill As Is

NY Governor Won’t Sign Medical Marijuana Bill As Is

During an interview on WCNY Wednesday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo sid he will not sign a current version of the medical marijuana legislation making its way through the...
New York Partners with Company to Study Marijuana CBD Treatment

New York Partners with Company to Study Marijuana CBD Treatment

On Sunday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the state has paired with a British firm to study the efficacy of CBD-related marijuana treatments for children suffering from...
New York Assembly Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

New York Assembly Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

On Tuesday, the New York State Assembly voted to pass legislation that would legalize the use and possession of medical marijuana for patients suffering from illnesses such as cancer...
Slight Drop in Support for Medical Marijuana in New York

Slight Drop in Support for Medical Marijuana in New York

A recently released Quinnipiac University poll shows that support for medical marijuana has dropped slightly in New York. However, the vast majority of voters still want to legalize medical...
New York Senate Committee to Consider Medical Marijuana Bill

New York Senate Committee to Consider Medical Marijuana Bill

On Tuesday, New York Senators in the Health Committee will hear a bill that would create a network of medical marijuana dispensaries for patients suffering from a list of...
Medical Marijuana Could Come to New York This Spring

Medical Marijuana Could Come to New York This Spring

Medical marijuana advocates in New York believe a widespread medical marijuana program could be coming to the state as early as this spring thinks to newly re-drafted legislation. The...
New York Majority Support Recreational and Medical Marijuana Legalization

New York Majority Support Recreational and Medical Marijuana Legalization

A new Quinnipiac University Poll shows that a majority of New York voters approve of both recreational and medical marijuana legalization.  The poll found that 57% of New York...
New York Legislators Question New Medical Marijuana Program

New York Legislators Question New Medical Marijuana Program

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo recently announced plans to enact a medical marijuana program in the state that would allow a limited number of hospitals to prescribe medical marijuana...
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Announces Plans for Medical Marijuana Pilot Program

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Announces Plans for Medical Marijuana Pilot Program

On Wednesday at the State of the State Address, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo formally announced plans to instate a medical marijuana pilot program for New Yorkers suffering from...