N.J. Lawmaker To Introduce Legislation For Legalized Pot On MondayA lawmaker from Union County, N.J., is expected to introduce legislation next week that would legalize and tax marijuana.
State: Medical Marijuana Will Be Subject To New Jersey Sales TaxThe Division of Taxation made the decision in keeping with the intent of the original medical marijuana legislation signed by Gov. Jon Corzine in 2010, according to State Treasury spokesman Andy Pratt.
Interest High, But Only 18 NJ Residents Are Registered For Use Of Medical MarijuanaAlthough medical marijuana use has been legalized by the state of New Jersey, there has not been a high volume of user registration for the program.
New Jersey Reacts To Federal Statement On Medical MarijuanaThe U.S. Justice Department says that marijuana dispensaries and licensed growers in states with medical marijuana laws could face prosecution for violating federal drug and money-laundering laws.