BK Reader: Legalizing Marijuana: What It Could Mean for New Yorkers

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by Taylor Engle


With the legalization of marijuana sweeping the nation and all roads leading to New York, Assemblymember Tremaine Wright hosted a “Cannabis 101” forum at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Plaza to discuss how the community could benefit from a possible legalization.

“When I began researching cannabis and how to approach legalization, I realized there were THC and CBD and so many other components and benefits to the plant I wasn’t aware of,” said Wright. “I also didn’t know the community’s thoughts on marijuana, but I figured there were others who were just as ignorant as I was, which is the reason for this discussion tonight.”

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