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Northeastern Governors Look To Coordinate Cannabis Policy

The governors of New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts have agreed to a core set of principles on taxation, regulation, public health and enforcement, and vaping best practices as more states in the region look to legalize recreational cannabis sales. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2019

Legalization Edges Closer In New Jersey, As New York Proposal Hits Snags

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and top state legislators recently announced that they have finalized a plan for legalizing recreational cannabis. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 19, 2019

Cannabis News Briefs for February 5, 2019

•New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s plan to legalize recreational marijuana in his state budget proposal was called into question this week by state Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, who worries that there are too many considerations to hammer out by the April 1st deadline. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 5, 2019

New York Expected To Unveil Plan To Legalize Recreational Cannabis

With neighboring states like Massachusetts and New Jersey having already legalized recreational cannabis or moving to do so in the near term, New York governor Andrew Cuomo is expected to introduce a proposal for legalization early in the 2019 legislative session. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 17, 2018

Johnson Brothers Enters New York Market

Johnson Brothers is entering the New York market, shaking up a distribution tier that’s been dominated by two players—Empire Merchants and Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits—for the past decade. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 19, 2017

New York Bar Owners Sue Southern Glazer’s For Fraud, But Distributor Says It Will Prevail In Court

Claiming that the country’s largest spirits and wine distributor defrauded them for years, four bars in Albany, New York are suing Southern Glazer’s. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 18, 2016

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