Marijuana plants grow at Perennial Holistic Wellness Center, a not-for-profit medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles. (credit: Getty Images)

Bridgeport Puts Brakes On Medical Marijuana Dispensary Amid Concerns From Residents, Mayor

Mayor Bill Finch is not happy his city was chosen as one of 27 sites in Connecticut to dispense medical marijuana.


Marijuana Cigarette (file / credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Garden State’s First Medical Marijuana License Given To Montclair Dispensary

Officials said Greenleaf Compassionate Care in Montclair has submitted all the necessary paperwork and cleared all the hurdles to open.



Nonprofit Group Applies To Grow Medical Marijuana In NJ

Breakwater Alternative Treatment Center wants to grow pot for patients on a preserved farm in Upper Freehold.


A man smokes licenced medicinal marijuana.  (file/credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

N.J. Medical Pot Startup Companies Well Connected

Marijuana advocates say the state’s startup medical marijuana dispensaries have stronger ties to traditional medicine than most — and an unusual number of politically connected people involved.