Marijuana: What’s Actually Legal & Illegal in New York Now?
Earlier this week Governor Cuomo signed legislation that legalized recreational marijuana in New York. In the long term that means a bunch of tax dollars that are desperately needed in our state that is dealing with a huge deficit. It also means that new businesses will be popping up all over New York in the form of dispensaries, but that won't happen for at least a year.
So, that got me wondering, "Since Cuomo signed the bill, what has changed? What is legal now? What is still illegal?"
You might be surprised to find out what is actually legal when it comes to marijuana in New York. If you want to read the entire bill for yourself you can find it at www.ny.gov.