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How to legalize marijuana in New York

The state Senate has approved legislation to legalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana for personal use.The bill passed a vote of 54-46 with eight Democrats joining Republicans in voting no.The measure also allows the use of medical marijuana by those with a medical condition and requires a...

What’s the legal definition of prostitution?

This article originally appeared in The Conversation.The Conversation is a nonprofit journalism organisation whose mission is to inspire people to think critically about the world and to shape the future by providing evidence-based knowledge....

Drug legalization: Cubans make legal cigar business illegal

Cuban cigars are legal in the United States, but illegal in Cuba, where the government has banned production and sale of them.The U.S. Embassy in Havana said Tuesday that it was a decision taken after a recent review.It noted that Cubans could still buy cigars, but only through authorized...

Which is better for Floridians, a legal pot or a medical marijuana program?

By Matt FlegenheimerFlorida’s medical marijuana system faces its biggest challenge yet, with the Legislature’s first attempt at a legalization bill stalled over opposition from some members of the state’s medical cannabis industry.But for those who want to use the medical marijuana law, the state is offering something they can’t...

How to get legal services for your wedding in Florida

NEW YORK — As the legal world prepares for the inauguration of Donald Trump, the next step for legal service providers is the need to find a way to serve the president.For the legal seafood restaurant that is planning to open in downtown Tampa this month, the decision to...

How to find and apply for a lawyer

California is set to become the first state in the country to remove all state and local laws prohibiting the purchase and possession of steroids. The state has taken a number of steps to protect its users and has banned the use of steroids, including requiring people to go through...