Gov. Murphy Signs Bills Legalizing Recreational Marijuana For Adults, Decriminalizing Possession Of Small Amounts In New JerseyThe first offense for minors caught with alcohol or marijuana results in a written warning from police.
New Jersey Lawmakers Hammering Out Details Of Marijuana LegalizationGarden State voters approved the legal use of recreation marijuana in the November election.
Marijuana In New Jersey: State Senate Passes Bill Legalizing Possession Of 6 Ounces Of PotIt comes nearly two weeks after voters cast their ballots in favor of the measure, which would legalize possession of up to six ounces.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Announces Appointments To Cannabis Regulatory CommissionIt will provide oversight to New Jersey's marijuana marketplace.
Election 2020: New Jersey Voters Overwhelmingly Approve Legalizing MarijuanaTo date, more than 65% of voters answered "yes" to question No. 1 on the ballot supporting the constitutional amendment to legalize the possession and recreational use of marijuana.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Delivers State Of The State AddressMurphy has signed a number of bills fulfilling campaign promises, including a phased-in $15 minimum wage and tax hikes to pay for transit and education.
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.
New Jersey Marijuana: Gov. Murphy Signs Bill Expanding State's Medical ProgramThe Jake Honig Compassionate Use Medical Cannabis Act is named in memory of the 7-year-old Howell boy who died of brain cancer last year.
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.
NJ Marijuana Legalization: Gov. Murphy, Other Leaders Outline Details Of PlanIt's unclear whether there are enough votes in the Democrat-controlled Legislature to pass the bill, but the agreement marks the first time leaders have laid out the details of the plan.
NJ Marijuana Legalization: Booker Pushes To End 'Prohibition' At Federal LevelThe 2020 presidential hopeful said "the failed war on drugs has been a war on people disproportionately criminalizing poor people, people of color and people with mental illness."
NJ Marijuana Legalization: Former Trooper Lobbying State To Go Tax-FreeCBS2 spoke to a man who spent years locking up men and women caught dealing drugs and he says they should try something else – don't tax it at all.
2 Major Hurdles Cleared As Marijuana Legalization Movement Marches On In New JerseyA Monmouth University poll finds more than 6 in 10 New Jersey residents support legalizing marijuana and half say a current proposal to make it happen is a good idea.
New Jersey Farmers Turn To Hemp To Cash In On High DemandKenneth VandeVrede's grandfather started raising mums and tomatoes in New Jersey 50 years ago and now, he's trying to stay ahead of the curve by diversifying his crop.
New Jersey Lawmakers Vote To Advance Bill That Could Legalize Recreational Marijuana By JanuaryThe state of New Jersey could be just weeks away from legalizing recreational marijuana.