New York Daily News: N.Y. state lawmakers finalize deal on legalizing recreational marijuana

“Public defenders praised the legislation.

“Marijuana justice means working to undo the immense damage done by the war on drugs and ensuring that the communities most impacted by prohibition — including many here in the Bronx — have a chance to benefit from legalization as well,” Eli Northrup of the Bronx Defenders said in a statement.”

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