Cuomo Says it’s Time to Legalize It

Cuomo Says it’s Time to Legalize It

Governor Andrew Cuomo wants to legalize recreational marijuana in NYS. The news came during a speech given on Monday, where the governor outlined priorities for 2019. Also included in the speech were plans to put an end to the disparities in the criminal justice...
Trump Signs Farm Bill: Hemp Now Legal

Trump Signs Farm Bill: Hemp Now Legal

President Donald J. Trump signed the Agricultural Improvement Act (Farm Bill) into law on Thursday. The bill removes hemp from the list of federally controlled substances. Hemp is defined as Cannabis with a THC concentration less than or equal to 0.3 percent on a dry...
Decriminalization Passes

Decriminalization Passes

This article was first seen in print as part of our 2nd issue which was published in the Fall of 2019. New York State has finally decriminalized possession of marijuana. The law took effect late last month and downgrades the possession of marijuana from a misdemeanor...