Will medical marijuana in New York lead to drug policy changes?

9/17/15–By law, find New York’s medical marijuana program is due to be up and running for patient prescriptions by early 2016. For now, state leaders say it’s unclear how many people they expect to qualify for the program. “I think as we roll out the program, we’re going to get more information so, right now, I anticipate there will be patients who want this therapy and we’ll have more information in the months to come,” said Health Commissioner Howard Zucker. Read