Cannabis News Box

New York Governor prepares to ease restrictions on cannabis

New York Governor prepares to ease restrictions on cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 29, 2019

Federal cannabis legalization could very well happen next year. However, until restrictions on the green, leafy plant's legal status are lifted, U.S. states must hash out their own rules for cannabis sale, use, cultivation and production. Paving the way for cannabis regulation is New York Gov. Andrew C...

The future of cannabis legalization in New York

The future of cannabis legalization in New York

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 23, 2018

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced his goal for the beginning of next year: recreational cannabis legalization in NY. If his desires materialize, the market could generate $1.7 billion for the economy, not to mention trigger numerous new cannabis industry investment and business opportunitie...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo