Tag: medical marijuana

Long Island Welcomes Medical Marijuana Dispensaries In Riverhead & Lake Success

New Yorkers interested in signing up for the program must receive a prescription from a certified physician and then register with the New York State Department of Health.

Long Island Set to Offer Medical Marijuana at Two Dispensaries as...

Two medical marijuana facilities are set to open Friday in Riverhead and Lake Success.

420 Celebrates Marijuana, But Why? What is 420?

In marijuana enthusiasts’ circles, today is a day of special celebration. Across the country and globe, devotees of the green, leafy cannabis plant are rejoicing—and smoking—en masse.

Cuomo: Accelerate Medical Pot Program for Children with Epilepsy

"The children struggling with this condition deserve every consideration we can make that could potentially ease their pain..."

5 Facts about New York’s New Medical Marijuana Law

Someone tried to pass a version of this law for 17 years?

New York 23rd State to Legalize Medical Marijuana

The Compassionate Care Act, once signed into law, would allow health practitioners to prescribe marijuana to patients with cancer or other life-threatening conditions by the end of next year—but no smoking.

Poll: Almost 9 in 10 NYers Support Legalizing Medical Marijuana

A majority of New Yorkers also back the legalization of small amounts of pot for recreational use, the poll found.

NY Medical Marijuana Debate Heats Up

Will NY become 21st state to legalize cannabis?

NY Medical Marijuana Bill Debated on Long Island

The Long Island Marijuana Summit was held Monday at a drug rehab facility in Amityville.