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Group Says Pot Busts In NYC Were 15 Percent Of All 2010 Arrests

The Drug Policy Alliance says figures released show the New York City Police Department arrested 50,383 people in 2010 for low-level marijuana offenses.


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Gov. Christie Makes Deal On Medical Marijuana Regulation

The compromise might be enough to short-circuit an effort in the Legislature to throw out medical marijuana regulations proposed by Christie’s administration.


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NJ Assembly Asks For Medical Marijuana Rule Change

New Jersey’s General Assembly has called on the Christie administration to relax its strict proposal to regulate medical marijuana.


Marijuana Plant file photo (CBS)

NJ Lawmakers Move To Redo Medical Marijuana Rules

Committees in the Senate and Assembly each passed resolutions Monday that would give the administration 30 days to rewrite the rules.


Karen Edelmann (credit: CBS 2)

Child In Car While Mom Allegedly Smokes Pot

Suffolk County police found Karen Edelmann’s one-year-old son alone in a car outside her Shirley home.


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Queens Man Allegedly Hides Pot In Trooper’s Car

A traffic stop turned into a pot bust with a strange twist for a Queens man.


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NJ Medical Marijuana Advocates Want Regulations

New Jersey’s medical marijuana advocates are working on pushing the state government to implement the new state law to legalize cannabis for people suffering from certain conditions.


Marijuana Plant file photo (CBS)

N.J. Inches Closer To Growing Medical Marijuana

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey is getting closer to going into the medical marijuana business. A key state senator says he now supports the idea of having the state’s supply of medical marijuana initially grown by […]