Some may recall the Connecticut mother who pushed her seven-year-old daughter to safety before she was struck and killed in a hit-and-run incident. The 40-year-old woman was crossing Springdale Avenue in Meriden with her daughter when she spotted the oncoming vehicle and reacted.
Since being signed into law by governor Cuomo in July of 2014, the Compassionate Care Act has changed substantially in order to better serve patients. The latest policy shift allows for medical marijuana home delivery as soon as October of 2016. While marijuana is still considered an illegal substance by federal authorities, the state is planning to incorporate 12 suggestions made by the New York Department of Health, with medical marijuana home delivery option being one of them.