Although marijuana legalization continues to make waves across the country, cannabis is still illegal in NYC. We took to the streets to find out what New Yorkers think and if they’re ready for the change. FOLLOW US Facebook: https://facebook.com/highsnobiety Twitter: https://twitter.com/highsnobiety Instagram: https://instagram.com/highsnobiety/ View more Highsnobiety videos here: http://hsnob.co/qh67
California, Massachusetts, Maine, and Nevada became the latest states to legalize recreational marijuana, bringing to 28 the number of states that have okayed the drug for medicinal use, recreational use, or both. Even more states have rules that allow certain kinds of cannabis extracts to be used for medical purposes. At the same time that
Attorney General William Barr told senators Wednesday that he favors a federal law against states legalizing marijuana, but said he would be open to another approach that gives states better guidance. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, asked Barr to clarify his stance on the issue during a Senate subcommittee hearing. Stream your PBS favorites with the
Apr.09 — Senator Cory Gardner, a member of the foreign relations committee and a Republican from Colorado, discusses new marijuana legislation and the state of China trade. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Kevin Cirilli on “Bloomberg Markets: Americas.”
The Home Secretary has ordered a review into the medicinal use of cannabis – saying his decision was prompted by the cases of two young children with severe epilepsy, who were denied access to the drugs they need. (Click to subscribe for more Channel 4 News videos. https://www.youtube.com/channel4news?sub_confirmation=1) Sajid Javid said the review would first
Anne Bannister spoke at the 48th Hash Bash rally, joined by three of her City Council colleagues.
Acreage Holdings CEO Kevin Murphy joins “Squawk Box” to discuss where the United States stands in the stage of transitioning toward legalizing recreational marijuana use. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks
Kevin Sabet, president and CEO of Smart Approaches to Marijuana, an organization leading the lobbying effort against legalization of the drug, joins “Squawk Box” to explain why his organization is dedicated to stopping a tobacco-like industry from forming around cannabis. Sabet is also a former White House advisor on drug policy under the Obama Administration.
Former Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Acreage Holdings CEO Kevin Murphy on the increasing number of states legalizing marijuana and the safety concerns over the cannabis industry. FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in
The race to legalize recreational marijuana is on in New Jersey, and not everyone in the black community is happy about it. New Jersey’s governor Phil Murphy has made legal weed one of his pet issues, pitching it as a social justice issue and promising to legalize the drug in New Jersey by the end
The push for recreational marijuana in New York appears to be on the back burner after Governor Andrew Cuomo dropped his legalization proposal from the state’s budget. New York Times reporter Jeffery C. Mays spoke to “Red & Blue” about why a group of black state lawmakers was threatening to block the plan.
In a second wave of recreational legalization in Canada, cannabis edibles will be permitted for legal sale no later than Oct. 17, 2019, Health Canada has confirmed. And the market is up for grabs. The edibles industry is expected to be worth $4.1 billion in Canada and the United States by 2022, according to a
Pennsylvania Pastor Shawn Berkebile knowingly allowed his church members to break the law when they confessed to him that they were going to use medical marijuana to treat their sick daughter
New Jersey lawmakers are due to vote Monday on a bill to legalize recreational marijuana. The measure needs to pass both chambers of the state house. If it does, New Jersey would join 10 other states and D.C. that already legalized pot. Meg Oliver reports. Watch “CBS This Morning” HERE: http://bit.ly/1T88yAR Download the CBS News
With the adult-use recreational marijuana legalization bill not getting the votes needed to pass, the governor reflects and gives the next steps.
El Paso County District Attorney Dan May on the impact of legalized marijuana in Colorado.
From the pot cafes of Amsterdam, medical cannabis in Canada, full-on marijuana legalization in Uruguay, and one state at a time in the United States — AJ+ animates the history of worldwide legalization and decriminalization of weed.
Canada legalized recreational marijuana on Wednesday, to the delight and relief of pot smokers. Smoker Sebastien Bouzats said it comes as a breath of fresh air. “I am happy,” said Bouzats. “It eases the soul because in terms of the law, at least we will finally be legal. We will no longer be stressed about
After years of study, fierce debate, and a relentless campaign of public persuasion, Canadians are now free to enjoy legal cannabis, from coast to coast to coast. While many rejoiced and celebrated as they were able to purchase their buds legally for the first time, the vision of what a pot-permissive Canada looks like still
Former House Speaker John Boehner speaks about why he now supports the legalization and decriminalization of marijuana and Kevin Murphy, Acreage Holdings CEO, explains how the investment company is working to further the legal cannabis industry. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and
Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano on the future of the marijuana industry after the resignation of Jeff Sessions as Attorney General.
Oct.11 — Rep. Earl Blumenauer, an Oregon Democrat, makes the case for legalized marijuana. He speaks with Bloomberg’s David Westin on “Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power.”
Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America will encourage Congress to gives states the right to legalize marijuana.
The New York Health Dept. released a report Friday supporting the legalization of recreational marijuana. It comes as Gov. Andrew Cuomo appears to be shifting his stance and supporting those efforts. As Politico reports, incumbent Democrats are cautiously supporting marijuana issues on ballots across the nation. James Higdon, a journalist who wrote the story for
Robin Ellis, co-founder of The Friendly Stranger, a Toronto cannabis products retailer, provides a few tips on how to smoke marijuana to Canadians considering using the newly legalized drug. For more info, please go to http://www.globalnews.ca Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News on Twitter
The New York Times is adding its voice to the call for legalization of marijuana in an editorial this weekend that immediately stirred controversy. Jan Crawford reports.
Cannabis investors are awaiting legalization of recreational marijuana. Michael Gorenstein, CEO of billion-dollar pot company Cronos, talks about the industry’s future. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on