Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance has announced that as of September 1, the NYPD will ticket, not arrest, those in possession of marijuana. While this doesn’t make the drug fully legal in New York, it’s a step toward decriminalizing it.
In this week’s YC Spotlight, check out interviews with people who are for the legalization of marijuana and those who are against it to hear their reasons why.
Watch now and tune in to the Youth Channel every weekday at 6pm on MNNHD (Spectrum 1993), MNN4 (Spectrum 67, RCN 85, FiOS 36) or streaming live on mnn.org. This video was created by our 2016 summer youth program students. To see more videos made by our youth producers, click here.