Legalizing Marijuana

Marijuana
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Associated Press
January 28, 2020 - 6:54 pm
New York could have one of the most lenient marijuana possession thresholds in the nation if an alternative legalization proposal is passed this session.
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Vape Summit
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Peter Haskell
October 17, 2019 - 1:23 pm
Governors from New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania held a summit on Thursday to develop a uniform regional approach to policies on e-cigarettes and legal marijuana.
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Laura Curran
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March 13, 2019 - 1:29 pm
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran says she will not support the sale of legalized marijuana in the county.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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January 15, 2019 - 7:51 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy got the worst out of the way first during his State of the State address Tuesday, announcing a new investigation that found corporations squandered billions in tax breaks without creating the jobs they promised.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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January 15, 2019 - 6:25 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo outlined his budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year Tuesday, looking at two key proposals to raise revenue.
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Recreational Marijuana
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January 10, 2019 - 7:01 pm
A task force has been formed in Nassau County to look into the implications of legalizing recreational marijuana.
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James O'Neill
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December 21, 2018 - 2:19 pm
NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill said Friday that he has some concerns about the sudden push to legalize recreational marijuana in New York.
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Cardinal Timothy Dolan
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December 20, 2018 - 4:21 pm
Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the Archbishop of New York, said he's worried about the possible legalization of recreational marijuana in the state.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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December 17, 2018 - 2:06 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday he wants to legalize recreational marijuana as part of his 2019 legislative agenda.
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Recreational Marijuana
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December 06, 2018 - 6:46 pm
Recreational marijuana isn’t legal In New York, but local politicians are already making proposals on how to spend the money the drug would bring in.
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