Advocates: Grant emergency access to medical marijuana

Supporters of medical marijuana gathered outside Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Manhattan office Tuesday to urge him to provide emergency access to the drug. New York's Compassionate

New York's Compassionate Care Act was passed last

New York's Compassionate Care Act was passed last July, but the medical marijuana program is not scheduled to begin until January 2016. (July 7, 2015 5:58 PM)

Supporters of medical marijuana gathered outside Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Manhattan office Tuesday to urge him to provide emergency access to the drug.

New York's Compassionate Care Act was passed last July, but the medical marijuana program is not scheduled to begin until January 2016.

Advocates are pushing the governor to make the drug available to patients who have certain serious health...

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