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NY State Medical Marijuana?

A big issue Governor Cuomo is planning to talk about is allowing medical marijuana to be used in the state this year.

NY State Medical Marijuana?

January 6, 2013

New York (WENY) - A big issue Governor Cuomo is planning to talk about is allowing medical marijuana to be used in the state this year.
         According to the New York times Cuomo would use administrative powers rather than legislative action to allow a limited number of hospitals to use marijuana to treat certain ailments. Marijuana remains illegal in New York, although possession of small amounts has been reduced to a low-level violation subject to a fine. Cuomo is set to formally announce his plan in his state of the state speech Wednesday.