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FDA Looking Into Rescheduling Marijuana

The Food and Drug Administration is considering reclassifying cannabis or de-listing it altogether, which would end the federal ban.

U.S. regulators are studying whether restrictions on marijuana should be eased — a step toward decriminalizing the drug at the federal level, reports Bloomberg.

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New York set to legalize Medical Marijuana

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York is set to become the 23rd state to legalize medical marijuana under an agreement announced by legislative leaders.   Shortly after midnight Friday, Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos said the bill would be voted on later in the day when…

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New York to Become 23rd Medical Marijuana State

Senate, Assembly and Governor Announce Deal.Thousands Will Still Benefit, Although Bill Excludes Smoked Marijuana

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and legislative leaders announced an agreement on Thursday for a pilot program to provide access to marijuana to sick New Yorkers, making the state one of the largest to embrace the drug’s use as medicine.

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