HLG week in review 7.30-8.3

Cuomo Appoints Panel To Move Forward Marijuana Legalization In New York

Governor Cuomo Announces Workgroup to Draft Legislation for Regulated Adult-Use Marijuana Program

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today appointed a workgroup to draft legislation for a regulated adult-use marijuana program for the legislature to consider in the upcoming session based on the findings of a multi-agency study he commissioned in January. The study, led by the Department of Health, concluded that the positive impacts of a regulated marijuana market in New York State outweigh the potential negative impacts, and that areas that may be a cause for concern can be mitigated with regulation and proper use of public education that is tailored to address key populations. Read more.

From Chemistry To Culinary: 10 Educational Programs For Students Eager To Learn About Cannabis

When it comes to cannabis, the Internet is on its own trip. Buzzed, euphoric and energetic. Cannabis news is everywhere and advocates, enemies, and the curious can’t get enough. Read more.