New York

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. The post New York weed legalization attempts to end chronic racial disparities appeared first on Leafly. Read More: New York weed legalizationContinue Reading

Cannabis is legal in New York today. Yes, today. The law takes effect immediately. The post New York becomes 17th state to legalize marijuana: Weed is legal in NY starting today appeared first on Leafly. Read More: New York becomes 17th state to legalize marijuana: Weed is legalContinue Reading

With homegrow, social equity, delivery, and lounges, the legalization bill could pass next week. The post New York lawmakers reach historic deal on a marijuana legalization bill appeared first on Leafly. Read More: New York lawmakers reach historic deal on a marijuana legalization billContinue Reading

New Mexico and New York are next in line, but Pennsylvania is moving fast. The post These states could legalize cannabis next in 2021 appeared first on Leafly. Read More: These states could legalize cannabis next in 2021Continue Reading

A new lawsuit sheds light on New York’s licensing of 10 medical cannabis operators in 2015 and 2016, raising questions about how regulators scored the applications and whether other unsuccessful applicants could raise their own legal objections. Fresh lawsuits could slow the process of handing out additional MMJ licenses –Continue Reading

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday finally signed a law to implement a projected $1 billion recreational marijuana market, hours after lawmakers agreed on a “clean-up measure” that had held up the process for months. Adult-use sales could begin before year-end. New Jersey is poised to become the largestContinue Reading

Eaze has announced the ten winners of their Momentum grant, awarding $50,000 to cannabis entrepreneurs around the country. The post Eaze announces ten winners of $50k cannabis business grants appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Eaze announces ten winners of k cannabis business grantsContinue Reading

A handful of states could pass significant medical marijuana reforms this year, providing for additional licensing opportunities and potentially hundreds of millions of dollars in new sales for existing operators and ancillary services. Here’s a summary of five key states to watch: Lawmakers in Minnesota, New York and Virginia areContinue Reading

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday he will push for the state to legalize a commercial recreational cannabis program that provides “equitable” licensing opportunities and “reflects national standards and emerging best practices.” New York governor presses again for legalizing recreational cannabis is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial,Continue Reading