The opportunity to finally add New York to the list of 22 states with some form of medical marijuana program is rapidly coming to a close.
Earlier this week, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (D) criticized New York City's mayor and police commissioner for failing to keep their promise to reduce simple pot possession arrests, particularly of minorities.
New Yorkers are still in favor of legalizing marijuana. A new poll released late last week reveals the majority of the state’s residents strongly support the measure to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes, which is currently making its way through the legislat...
We still have a ways to go before medical marijuana will be legal in New York State, but this is a huge step forward for patients with serious and debilitating conditions.