East Coast’s First Recreational Marijuana Shops Open In MassachusettsThe first recreational marijuana stores east of the Mississippi River are opening their doors to customers Tuesday in Massachusetts.
New Jersey Faces Bumps Along The Path To Recreational MarijuanaNew Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy campaigned on a vow to fully legalize marijuana but even with his own Democratic party in control of the state house it's not a done deal.
Murphy Vows To Legalize Marijuana; Cuomo Says DOH Should Launch StudyThe New York governor said Tuesday he wants the Department of Health and state police to examine the costs, benefits and legal risks of recreational marijuana.
Asbury Park On Board With Legal Recreational MarijuanaA New Jersey town is welcoming weed from open arms.
Supporters Say Recreational Marijuana Could Be Legal In New Jersey By Next Summer Thanks To Murphy WinWith support from the governor-elect and legislative leaders, proponents of recreational marijuana say sales could begin next summer.
Connecticut Lawmaker Proposes Legalization Of Recreational MarijuanaConn. Senator Martin Looney says approving recreational marijuana sales could generate up to $50 million in tax revenue annually for the state.
Christie On Legalizing Pot: NJ Won't Be 'A Place Where People Fly Into To Get High'There is a proposal in the state legislature that would legalize pot and use the revenues for road repairs. Recreational marijuana was legalized by voters in Colorado and Washington state.
NJ Senator Wants To Legalize Marijuana, Use Tax To Pay For RoadsState Sen. Nicholas Scutari wants to legalize marijuana, tax it and use the revenue to pay to fix the state's roads and bridges.