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NYS Approves Marijuana As Alternative To Opioids

A bill signed into law on Monday codifies recent state regulations that allow doctors to prescribe medical marijuana in lieu of opioids for acute pain management.

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Activist Contends Sex Offenders Placed In Group Homes

An activist says he has identified at least 25 registered sex offenders being housed at state-run homes and facilities for people with developmental disabilities.

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CP of NYS, New York City Ballet Bring World-Class Dance Training To People With Disabilities

New York City Ballet (NYCB) Artists Ashley Laracey and Adrian Danchig-Waring conducted a dance workshop for children with disabilities July 21, at the Gideon Putnam Hotel in Saratoga Springs. Accompanied by NYCB Musician Nancy McDill, the two world-renowned dancers led 19 participants in ballet-based warm-up and movement combinations inspired by the NYCB’s Romeo + Juliet, and included a lively performance for family and friends.

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Our thanks to all involved for making this event so special.

 

 

NYS Allows Saving For People With Disabilities

NY ABLE makes it possible for people with disabilities, or their family members to save money without disqualifying them for necessary federal benefits.

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Former IDC Senators Lose Primary Bids

Progressive activists won the Democratic nominations over 6 of 8 former members of the Senate Independent Democratic Conference in primaries on Thursday.

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