Marijuana Enforcement

Marijuana Legalization
Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY
September 12, 2018 - 11:08 am
Roughly 3,000 low-level marijuana cases were throw out Wednesday morning, at the request of Manhattan’s top prosecutor.
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Manhattan DA Cy Vance
Richard Drew/Pool/Sipa Press/cydapoolsipa.003/1108232301
May 16, 2018 - 4:46 pm
The NYPD is promising to change its marijuana enforcement policy next month, and along with the Brooklyn District Attorney, Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance has announced that he has stopped prosecuting cases of marijuana possession and smoking in public.
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February 26, 2018 - 5:24 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- At a City Hall hearing Monday, a number of councilmembers told representatives of the NYPD that minorities are being arrested disproportionately to whites when it comes to marijuana law enforcement. As WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported, Councilman Daneek Miller (D-27th) did not...
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