Marijuana

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July 13, 2018 - 11:27 am
ALBANY (1010 WINS) -- New York State health officials are recommending legalizing marijuana. A 74 page analysis released on Friday concludes that the benefits of legalization outweigh the potential risks. "NYS would be one of the largest potential regulated marijuana markets in the United States...
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July 08, 2018 - 4:23 pm
New Jersey did not legalize recreational cannabis as part of its recent $37.4 billion budget.
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July 02, 2018 - 9:33 am
MONTPELIER, VT (1010 WINS) -- Vermont has attracted a lot of hippies over the years, and now recreational marijuana is legal in the state. People over the age of 21 are allowed to possess one ounce of pot, two mature marijuana plants, and four immature plants. Unlike other states Vermont has not...
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June 25, 2018 - 5:04 pm
The Food and Drug Administration approved the medication, called Epidiolex, to treat two rare forms of epilepsy in patients 2 years and older. But it's not quite medical marijuana.
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June 20, 2018 - 11:07 am
TORONTO (AP) — Canada's Senate gave final passage Tuesday to the federal government's bill to legalize cannabis, though Canadians will have to wait at least a couple of months to legally buy marijuana as their country becomes the second in the world to make pot legal nationwide. Prime Minister...
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June 19, 2018 - 11:08 am
With a report from the New York State Health Commissioner recommending legalization of marjiuana, the city is planning to dial down enforcement of marijuana laws.
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June 18, 2018 - 6:51 pm
Legal marijuana in New York may soon be a reality. Health Commissioner Howard Zucker says a long-awaited state report on marijuana, commissioned by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, will recommend state legalization.
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June 08, 2018 - 6:29 pm
Recreational marijuana would be legalized and the medical cannabis program would be expanded under new legislation unveiled Friday in New Jersey.
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May 30, 2018 - 10:15 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- They have all kinds of trade shows at the Javits Center, but the one starting Wednesday is for a relatively new industry -- the legalized marijuana trade. The Cannabis World Congress And Business Exposition will feature a keynote address by longtime medical marijuana...
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May 23, 2018 - 12:20 pm
JACKSON, Tenn (1010 WINS) -- An Oregon couple featured on the TV show 'Weed Country' have been indicted on charges related to, you guessed it, marijuana. Federal prosecutors from the U.S. attorney's office in Jackson have charged Michael and Tawni Boutin of Medford, Oregon with possessing pot with...
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