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New York weed legalization attempts to end chronic racial disparities

The legalization of weed in New York is a big deal, but so are the social equity goals of the legislation the state put in place.
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How New York Cannabis Legalization Prioritizes Equity

How New York Cannabis Legalization Prioritizes Equity
As the nation’s third largest economy and fourth most populous state, New York has the opportunity to set the gold standard for state cannabis industries.
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New York’s New Cannabis Laws Look a Lot Like Colorado’s

Hundreds of retail shops will be spread across New York under plan. The marijuana industry in New York will be similar to Colorado’s, where nine years after it was legalized there are nearly 1,000 retail stores and small medical marijuana dispensaries …

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Jay-Z Shares Statement Following Legalization Of Cannabis In New York

The rapper, who has his own marijuana brand, called the news “incredibly exciting”. Jay-Z has shared a statement following the news that New York has become the latest US state to legalise the recreational use of cannabis. Last week (March 31), it was …

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Dr. H. H. Kane and the 19th Century “Hash-Heesh” Smoking Parlors of NYC

CANNABIS CULTURE – “Wasting of the muscles, sallowness of the skin, hebetude of the mind, interference with coordination, failure of the appetite, convulsive seizures, loss of strength, and idiotic offspring, seem, from all accounts, to be the uniform …

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Analyst Projects $7B New York Cannabis Market

Analyst Projects $7B New York Cannabis Market
New York became the 15th state in the U.S. to legalize recreational cannabis Wednesday with Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s signature. 
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Cuomo Signs N.Y. Pot Bill, With Sales Due as Soon as 2022

New York is set to become the nation’s second-largest legal marijuana market after Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday signed legislation allowing the licensing of dispensaries. Cannabis storefronts will be allowed to open as soon as next year under the mea…

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New York Becomes 15th State To Legalize Recreational Cannabis

New York Becomes 15th State To Legalize Recreational Cannabis
The legislation will also help those unfairly punished for a marijuana-related activity that would now be legal.
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New York becomes 17th state to legalize marijuana: Weed is legal in NY starting today

Cannabis is legal in New York today. Yes, today. The law takes effect immediately.
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