New York will become the next state to legalize marijuana if Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) has his way.

The newly reelected governor for the first time explicitly endorsed ending cannabis prohibition on Monday as part of a speech outlining his “top legislative priorities for next year,” which he framed under the banner of “social justice, racial justice and economic justice.”

“The fact is, we have had two criminal justice systems: One for the wealthy and well off and one for everyone else,” Cuomo said in the appearance at the New York City Bar Association. “And that’s going to end.”

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Tom Angell ~ MarijuanaMoment.net

 

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