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Did New York really ban delta-8 THC?

Editorial Delta8 tinctures

Just weeks after it legalized adult-use cannabis, New York has joined a growing number of states that are seeking limits or prohibitions on delta-8 THC, the intoxicating cannabinoid synthesized from hemp. New York officials will prohibit the in-state production of delta-8 THC products derived from hemp. Beyond that, things get sketchy. In late May, the […]

New York becomes 17th state to legalize marijuana: Weed is legal in NY starting today

New York Celebrates

Earlier this morning, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation that makes cannabis legal for all adults. The possession aspects of the law take effect immediately. It is now legal—yes, today—for adults 21 or older to possess up to three ounces of marijuana or 24 grams of concentrates. Retail cannabis stores are expected to open […]