07/01/2010 09:14 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Montel Williams Pushes For Legalization Of Marijuana In New York

Montel Williams, the man behind the eponymous talk show, has been fiercely lobbying Albany to get marijuana legalized under New York state law.

The former TV host suffers from multiple sclerosis, and told the Daily News that marijuana has helped "ease the effects of his condition."

Check out what else he had to say in the video below: