Connections: What should legalizing cannabis look like in New York State?
New York State is on a path to legalizing recreational marijuana. Governor Cuomo says the time has come to allow adult use, regulated by New York State, and benefiting communities that have been disproportionately affected by the so-called "War on Drugs."
So what would legal cannabis look like in this state? And what should it look like? Our guests:
- Jawanza James Williams, director of organizing at VOCAL-NY, and member of the StartSMART NY campaigns
- Meaghan Feenan, member of the statewide cannabis industry team for Harris Beach, PLLC
- Jason W. Klimek, chair of the cannabis practice at Boylan Code, LLP, and board member for Roc NORML and HempLab
- Cristina Buccola, law professor and attorney at CB Counsel