legalization

Illinois Becomes 11th State to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Governor J.B. Pritzker signed legislation Tuesday making Illinois the 11th state to approve recreational marijuana. The new law means that nearly 800,000 people with criminal records may have those records expunged, a provision minority lawmakers and interest groups demanded. It also gives cannabis...
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Local Authorities Speak Out Against Marijuana Legalization

Local law enforcement officials from across our area gathered in Livingston County Thursday to voice their opposition to the legalization of marijuana in New York State. Their main message was simple. They said it's all about safety. Like many opponents to legalization, they claim crime and highway...
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How Soon Could Recreational Marijuana Be Legalized in New York?

According to the Associated Press Governor Andrew Cuomo is confident legislation to vote on the legalization of recreational marijuana can still be part of the state budget, which is due on April 1. Earlier this week Democratic Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie said there may not be enough time to...
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