New York has lagged behind the majority of other states with fully comprehensive medical marijuana programs and legal recreational pot use. But the topic has finally come before the state assembly. Is New York about to legalize recreational marijuana? This morning, 26 people testified before a committee to discuss New York’s future with regard to recreational marijuana legalization. We sat through the entire hearing, so you wouldn’t have to.
Here were the most pertinent and compelling testimonies:
Dr. Julie Holland, MD
Dr. Julie Holland has been a practicing psychiatrist for 25 years. Nine of which as the attending physician of the psychiatric emergency room