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Poll Shows New Jerseyans Split on Marijuana Legalization

Poll Shows New Jerseyans Split on Marijuana Legalization

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows that New Jersey voters are split on the issue of legalizing marijuana for recreational use.  48% of New Jerseyans supported legalizing marijuana, while...
New Jersey Governor Christie Will Consider Medical Marijuana Edibles

New Jersey Governor Christie Will Consider Medical Marijuana Edibles

On Thursday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said that he would consider allowing medical marijuana edibles for adults if there’s a need for it. At a town hall event...
Marijuana Legalization Bill Introduced in New Jersey

Marijuana Legalization Bill Introduced in New Jersey

New Jersey Assemblymen Reed Gusciora and Michael Patrick Carroll have introduced a bill that would allow voters to determine whether marijuana should be legalized in the state. Assembly Bill...
New Jersey Assembly Committee Votes to Expand Medical Marijuana Program

New Jersey Assembly Committee Votes to Expand Medical Marijuana Program

A New Jersey Assembly Committee has voted to expand the state’s medical marijuana program once again by allowing patients to obtain medical marijuana from another state and bring it...
Chris Christie Will Veto Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill in New Jersey

Chris Christie Will Veto Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill in New Jersey

Governor Chris Christie has already made it clear that he will not sign a new bill into law that would expand New Jersey’s medical marijuana program to allow reciprocity...
New Jersey Lawyers Argue The State’s Medical Marijuana Program is Taking Too Long

New Jersey Lawyers Argue The State’s Medical Marijuana Program is Taking Too Long

On Wednesday, New Jersey Superior Court Judge Marie Lihotz heard a lawsuit against the state which claimed lawmakers were stalling out the state’s medical marijuana program, which was approved...
New Jersey Provides Loan to Medical Marijuana Dispensary

New Jersey Provides Loan to Medical Marijuana Dispensary

In a move of support for the state’s growing medical marijuana program, the New Jersey Economic Developmental Authority issued a $357,000 loan to a medical marijuana dispensary in Egg...
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Returns Child Medical Marijuana Legislation, Requests Changes

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Returns Child Medical Marijuana Legislation, Requests Changes

New Jersey legislators passed legislation that would have made it easier for parents of seriously ill children to obtain medical marijuana as part of their treatment plan.  However, on...
NJ to Vote on MMJ Bill That Would Ease Access for Children

NJ to Vote on MMJ Bill That Would Ease Access for Children

Today, New Jersey lawmakers are set to vote on a bill that would make it easier for parents of children suffering from certain debilitating illnesses to obtain medical marijuana...
New Jersey Introduces New Bill to Help Children in Need Gain Access to Medical Marijuana

New Jersey Introduces New Bill to Help Children in Need Gain Access to Medical Marijuana

On Thursday, a Union County New Jersey Senator introduced a bill that would make it more straightforward for sick children who qualify for the state’s medical marijuana program to...