Legalizing Marijuana Hits Hurdles in Albany


Legalizing marijuana has the help of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, leaders of the state Legislature and a majority of state residents. But the work to regulate and tax adult-use cannabis has hit stumbling blocks in Albany amid disputes more than income, who will have access to licenses and an intensifying counteroffensive by marijuana opponents.

Mr. Cuomo, a Democrat, mentioned Wednesday at a news conference that he is not confident a regulatory framework could be agreed to as portion of the $175 billion state price range, which is due April…


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