GOP Assemblyman who voted against a Medical Marijuana bill is pulled over for speeding and found with pot in his car (Times Union)
Monday March 18th, 2013
ALBANY — Republican Assemblyman Steve Katz was arrested and charged with marijuana possession after a Thursday-morning traffic stop on the Thruway. [...] Katz is a member of the Assembly's Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Committee as well as its Higher Education Committee. In 2012, he voted against a bill that would have legalized medical marijuana.