State Creates Website for Cannabis Office

The state has launched the website for the New York State Office of Cannabis Management, which will oversee the licensure, cultivation, production, distribution, sale and taxation of medical, adult-use and cannabinoid hemp. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed a bill Wednesday legalizing adult use of  recreational marijuana. Read More …

State Leaders Reach Deal on Legalizing Adult-Use Marijuana

New York State leaders announced agreement early Sunday morning on legislation to legalize adult use of cannabis. The bill would establish the Office of Cannabis Management to implement a framework that would cover medical, adult-use and cannabinoid hemp. The bill would also expand New York Read More …

Cuomo Proposes Legalizing Cannabis, Online Sports Betting

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced two proposals Wednesday designed to increase state tax revenue, one legalizing¬† cannabis and another that permit online sports betting. His proposals would create an Office of Cannabis Management to oversee both a¬† new adult-use cannabis program, and the state’s existing Read More …

Cannabis Investment Conference Friday in Melville

The Long Island Capital Alliance will host a conference Friday in Melville on investing in cannabis. The Cannabis Capital Forum will include¬†presentations by companies that are building cannabis businesses and a discussion with investor panelists from several cannabis industry investment funds. The conference runs from Read More …