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New York Marijuana Legalization Update

 If New York lawmakers are going to legalize marijuana, this is their final week of the year to do to. The state Legislature is set to conclude its six-month legislative session on Wednesday, and so far, legislative leaders and Gov. Andrew Cuomo have shown no confidence that a deal will be reached before the sides leave the… Keep Reading

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NYS Marijuana Arrests As High as 44% of all Arrests in some Counties.

As New York State’s lawmakers contemplate making recreational marijuana legal, new Federal Bureau of Investigations data shows nearly 5% of all arrests in New York are for possession of marijuana. As is the case across the country, there’s wide disparity among New York’s counties when it comes to marijuana possession arrests, reflecting differing levels of… Keep Reading

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Yes Recreational Marijuana Coming to NYS

Cannabis is by far the most popular drug in the world, except maybe for alcohol and cigarettes. Now, it’s about to become legal in one of the biggest cities in America. The state of New York is home to nearly 20 million Americans, and it may soon become the bastion of cannabis on the East… Keep Reading

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Is CBD Legal in New York

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a type of cannabinoid, or chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. Unlike tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), a cannabinoid in marijuana, CBD is not psychoactive and won’t get you high. A number of products — oils, lotions, soaps and edible gummies — incorporate CBD, and it can be consumed via oral tinctures and vape cartridges.… Keep Reading

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