New York

Medical Cannabis Can Now Replace Any Opioid-Based Treatment In New York

On July 12, emergency regulations were filed by the New York State Department of Health to immediately allow people to register for medical marijuana for any type of condition that would otherwise be treated by opioids.

New York Report Says Recreational Marijuana Is A Winner

In a report the Health department stated that the "positive effects" of legalization "outweigh the potential negative impacts." In addition, the report recommends expunging the criminal records of New Yorkers in any cannabis-related convictions.

Curaleaf Cannabis Dispensary In Queens Offers High End Experience

The Forest Hills location was chosen for its close proximity to a variety of subway lines and is set up to be a sterile, high-end environment with big glass windows to eliminate stigma.

New York Is Encouraging Banks To Work With Cannabusiness

The New York Department of Financial Services (DFS) is urging state-chartered banks and credit unions to work with fully compliant medical marijuana business.

4 Cities Where It’s Cheaper To Uber Than Own A Car

Whether you choose public transportation, ride sharing or your own car, you're going to pay one for or another. But according to a new study, the latter may be the most expensive option.

New York City Inches Closer To Full Marijuana Legalization

New York became the 23rd state to legalize medical marijuana in 2014, though the law’s rules are still considered some of the most stringent in the nation.

New York Needs Legalized Marijuana, State-Mandated Study Shows

New York should legalize cannabis. Those five words are not from a Brooklyn hipster or some other marijuana lover.

The Fresh Toast Marijuana Legislative Roundup For June 19

National: On Thursday, the powerful U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies...

NY Assembly Passes Key Marijuana Bills

This is the third time the Assembly has passed this legislation, underscoring the chamber’s call for marijuana reform to center those who have been impacted by prohibition's disproportionate enforcement.

New York Health Dept. Has Finished Its Study On Marijuana Legalization

Though it has yet to be released, the New York state health department has wrapped up its much hyped study in regards to legalizing recreational marijuana.