After a mid-November turn toward violations and summonses instead of misdemeanor arrests for carrying modest amounts of pot, such arrests plunged by 75% in December compared to last year.
The latest campaign against embattled NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio demands he resigns; stops smoking pot. A group supporting the NY Police Department (NYPD) is thought to be responsible.
Though widely heralded, New York City's newly-imposed 25-gram marijuana rule may create legal problems for those who are issued summonses, and might still gain a criminal record.
This is how we celebrated New York City's new 25 gram marijuana enforcement law - on television.
A brand-new comedy video spoof from Saturday Night Live, starring Woody Harrelson, mocks NYC's new 25 gram marijuana possession rule.