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This paper will first go over some basic terms and concepts, then discuss what’s going on in the world around cannabis with a focus on the United States. I will then offer some policy options to consider if New York chooses to legalize recreational cannabis.
Humphreys, Keith, "Marijuana Legalization: Beyond Yes or No." (2019). Center for Policy Research. 272.
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