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June 16, 2019 - 6:08 pm
Lawmakers have resurrected an effort to legalize marijuana in New York and are reportedly nearing an agreement that could be released as soon as Sunday night.
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Doug Hood
June 10, 2019 - 10:24 am
A newly published poll from Siena College shows New York state residents strongly support legalizing recreational marijuana but not legislation that would permit driver's licenses for immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally.
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Marijuana dispensary
Doug Hood
Adam Warner
April 08, 2019 - 12:17 pm
New Yorkers can’t wait for their state to legalize recreational marijuana, so they’re heading up to Massachusetts, where they can satisfy their ganja desires the legal way.
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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March 21, 2019 - 6:46 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy says the votes in the Legislature are not yet there to legalize recreational marijuana.
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January 20, 2019 - 3:06 pm
SUNY Morrisville is developing a marijuana business minor to prepare students for jobs in the legal cannabis industry.
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FIL E- In this Jan. 9, 2019 file photo, Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks to reporters on the opening day of the legislative session at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. Efforts to legalize marijuana for recreational use in New York are gaining steam and the governor predicts a bill will pass in 2019. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)
January 13, 2019 - 10:41 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Efforts to legalize marijuana for recreational use in New York are gaining steam, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo predicts a bill will pass this year. But don't expect to see pot shops opening up from Brooklyn to Buffalo anytime soon. While there's broad agreement on the idea of...
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Marijuana
Dreamstime
December 03, 2018 - 10:56 am
Members of the New York state Assembly are heading to Long Island for a public hearing on proposals to legalize marijuana for recreational use by adults.
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Marijuana weed
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Adam Warner
November 26, 2018 - 10:01 am
Having planted the seed to legalize weed, legislators may finally vote on a bill Monday to permit pot smoking on this side of the Hudson.
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