Legalize Marijuana

photo by: City of Lawrence Lawrence city commissioners discuss penalties for marijuana possession at a work session, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at City Hall. <!– SHOW ARTICLE –> One dollar. That’s how much Lawrence city leaders indicated they think those charged with possessing small amounts of marijuana should be fined. As part of its work […]

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ORISKANY, NY– Local law enforcement agencies in the area and across the state are taking a stance against legalizing recreational marijuana. A group of sheriffs and police officers representing six different counties spoke at the Oneida County Sheriff’s Department in Oriskany on Thursday. The meeting is in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposal to legalize […]

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Town officials aren’t wasting any time taking a stand on the growing issue of legalizing recreational marijuana. In light of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s pushing for it, and the Westchester district attorney’s announcement that his office will no longer prosecute “low-level” offenses, they are looking at ways to nip any attempts to sell the stuff […]

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Talkback 16 callers have wonderful things to say about an animal shelter volunteer in the Poconos who just celebrated his 96th birthday. Others are sounding off about the commonwealth considering legalizing marijuana. But we begin with a call to end all calls about the winter storm. …read more at https://wnep.com/2019/02/12/talkback-16-winter-storm-wrap-up-animal-shelter-volunteer-marijuana-legalization/

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Talkback 16 callers have wonderful things to say about an animal shelter volunteer in the Poconos who just celebrated his 96th birthday. Others are sounding off about the commonwealth considering legalizing marijuana. But we begin with a call to end all calls about the winter storm. …read more at https://wnep.com/2019/02/12/talkback-16-winter-storm-wrap-up-animal-shelter-volunteer-marijuana-legalization/

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Drug policy reform advocates are wondering why several of their most trusted allies in Congress voted last week to bar people with controlled substances convictions from being able to land certain jobs. An amendment that broadly prohibits child care providers at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from employing individuals with felony drug convictions […]

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