New Jersey Marijuana Legalization: Lawmakers Agree To Put Referendum On 2020 Ballot A super-majority of New Jersey lawmakers on Monday passed a proposed ballot question to legalize recreational marijuana, putting the referendum before voters on the 2020 ballot.
NJ Marijuana Legalization: Top Senate Officials Pushing To Put Issue On Ballot in 2020New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney and Senator Nicholas Scutari introduced new legislation on Monday that would take a measure on public support for bringing legal weed to the Garden State.
New York Marijuana Legalization: Bill Officially Dead After Cuomo Announces Lack Of Support In SenateNew York politicians shifted their focus to a bill that would expunge the records of hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers who were arrested for marijuana offenses.
Sources: Governor Andrew Cuomo's Office, Senate & Assembly Meet To Discuss Marijuana LegalizationSources tell CBS2's Marcia Kramer three-way talks about legalized marijuana were conducted between Governor Andrew Cuomo's office, the Senate and the Assembly on Saturday.
Up In Smoke: Cuomo Admits Legalized Marijuana In New York Doesn't Have Enough Support To Pass"I don't think it's feasible at this point. I don't think it matters how much I push in 11 days. I think when the Senate says we don’t have the votes, I take them at the word," a deflated Cuomo told reporters.
Marijuana Legalization: New Jersey Legislature Backs Off Push, Sends Pot To Polls In 2020Momentum to legalize recreational marijuana in the Garden State appears to have slowed to a stop for this legislative cycle.
Marijuana Legalization: New Jersey Takes Step Back, Connecticut Moves Forward, New York Stays In NeutralIs the grass greener on the other side of the river? Clearly that was the question of the day after the planned vote to legalize marijuana in New Jersey went up in smoke.
N.J. Marijuana Legalization: State Postpones Vote On Approving Recreational UseMonday was thought to be the day New Jersey would decide whether or not to legalize recreational marijuana. The vote's not going to happen.
NJ Marijuana Legalization: Vote On Recreational Use Expected MondayOn Monday, everything may come together to make New Jersey the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana.
New York Marijuana Legalization: Nassau County Plans To Opt Out Of Sales After Task Force StudyNew findings released from the Nassau County Task force weighed the pros and cons of legal recreational marijuana sales.
Cardinal Dolan Wary Of Recreational Marijuana LegalizationTimothy Archbishop Dolan said he worries about “any move to legalize something that alters us.”
Gov. Cuomo Outlines His Goals For First 100 Days In New TermGov. Andrew Cuomo announced his major policies Monday that will set the priorities for his first 100 days in office under his new term.
Massachusetts Marijuana Shops Open For BusinessCustomers started lining up in pouring rain early this morning at the first two approved marijuana shops east of the Mississippi.
New York State Lawmakers Hold Hearing On Marijuana LegalizationFour Assembly committees met Tuesday in Manhattan for the joint hearing, which comes two months before lawmakers reconvene in Albany for the 2019 session.
New York State Democrats Seek To Legalize, Tax MarijuanaThe executive committee passed a resolution calling for the legalization of marijuana, saying millions could be added to state coffers if it were taxed like alcohol at an excise tax rate of 13 percent.