California certified criminal law specialist and Ventura, California author and attorney Jay Leiderman literally wrote the book on the defense of medical marijuana cases in California. The book covers the CUA and the MMPA, commonly known as Prop 215 and SB 420. Jay Leiderman is a lifetime member of he NORML legal committee.
Sadly, neither the book nor the California experience helps this young lady who died while awaiting the 1 January 2016 start date for the medical marijuana program in NY. Watch the video that accompanies the article. It is time to “Legalize It, Don’t Criticize It.” Talk about injustive …
NIAGARA FALLS, NY – While medical marijuana is now legal in New York state, the medicine won’t be available until January of 2016. For some families, that’s just too long.
Several local people have died while waiting for access to the drug to help treat their health problems.
The most recent was a young girl from Niagara Falls who passed away this week.