New York

New York Might Not Legalize Marijuana For Recreational Use In 2019

Governor Andrew Cuomo, who has been pushing to make legal weed part of the state budget, says he is “no longer confident” that is going to transpire before the April 1 deadline.

Weiner Turned Weeder: Former Congressman Ditches Politics For Cannabis

Anthony Weiner was seen around New York meeting with a potential investor for his future marijuana business, though the registered sex offender might run into legal complications.

Why Is New York City Embargoing CBD Products?

If New York regulators really cared about safety, they would follow the lead of states that already have lab testing requirements and make pathways to safe products rather than banning them outright

MedMen Facing Serious Backlash Following Allegations Of Racism

This supposed corruption among the company’s leading executives was deep enough for the New York Cannabis Industry Association to sever ties with the company earlier this week.

How New Yorkers Are Fighting For A More Diverse, Inclusive Legal Weed Scene

With the recent movement New York has experienced in the cannabis space, all eyes are on this massive market and its potential profits, trends, tax generation, and cultural impact.

Michael Bloomberg: Legalizing Marijuana ‘Perhaps Stupidest Thing Anybody Has Ever Done’

Bloomberg’s anti-legalization comments stand in stark contrast to most Democratic presidential candidates who have begun their 2020 campaigns.

How Gov. Andrew Cuomo Might Legalize Marijuana In New York

There's a certain degree of uncertainty surrounding the implementation of such a deal, like how will it be taxed, who will get the money, and can lawmakers come to terms enough to ensure its passage?

Study: Having Sex While High Is More Enjoyable Than While Drunk

Although the study was too small to draw decisive conclusions, it does demonstrate that marijuana has an influence on sex, and that it tends to be a positive one.

Minorities Accounted For 90% Of New York Marijuana Arrests In 2018

The de Blasio administration addressed the figures in a statement, admitting more need to be done to address criminal justice reform.

What States Will Legalize Marijuana In 2019?

Which states will be the next to make a move on marijuana legalization as we ready ourselves for a new year? Here's our predictions.