History Repeating

Hemp is legal. Cannabis legalization is close behind. How did we get here? This 4/20, unwind with this excerpt from A New Leaf: The End of Cannabis Prohibition.

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New York

New York Sen. Liz Krueger is Picking Up Support for Her Own Cannabis Legalization Bill

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing for legalization through the budget, but Krueger has a bill ready if negotiations and compromise come to a dead end.

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Is an “Island of Prohibition,” Cannabis Legalization Sponsor Says

After a failed legalization push in 2019, and with an opposed governor, sponsors propose a compromise: legalized possession and home grow.

New York

Analysis: Here’s the Nitty Gritty on New York’s Cannabis Legalization Plan

As it stands: No adult use home grow, no cannabis sales in bars, but the door is left open to social consumption and delivery.