legalization

Hemp plant
Jackie Borchardt/The Enquirer via Imagn Content Services, LLC
August 11, 2019 - 2:43 pm
Hemp can now be grown legally in New Jersey under a bill signed by Gov. Phil Murphy.
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Medical Marijuana
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June 16, 2019 - 3:00 pm
It’s down to the wire in Albany. With just three days left in this year’s session, there appears to be a last-minute push to legalize marijuana.
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Marijuana
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May 18, 2019 - 5:06 pm
Marijuana legalization doesn’t seem to be coming to New Jersey anytime soon, but another option may be emerging, with lawmakers mulling decriminalization.
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Marijuana
Chris Crook/Times Recorder
May 11, 2019 - 5:40 pm
On the heels of reports that efforts to legalize marijuana in New Jersey are on their last legs, conditions don’t appear to be much better for the legalization effort in New York.
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Recreational Marijuana
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February 16, 2019 - 2:47 pm
New Jersey has taken a major step forward legalizing recreational marijuana.
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Marijuana joint
Dreamstime
February 09, 2019 - 4:17 pm
Marijuana legalization in New York may not mean a big decline in arrests, according to a new report from John Jay College.
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FIL E- In this Jan. 9, 2019 file photo, Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks to reporters on the opening day of the legislative session at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. Efforts to legalize marijuana for recreational use in New York are gaining steam and the governor predicts a bill will pass in 2019. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)
January 13, 2019 - 10:41 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Efforts to legalize marijuana for recreational use in New York are gaining steam, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo predicts a bill will pass this year. But don't expect to see pot shops opening up from Brooklyn to Buffalo anytime soon. While there's broad agreement on the idea of...
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Marijuana weed
TREVOR HUGHES, USA TODAY
January 12, 2019 - 3:45 pm
The Westchester DA will no longer prosecute many marijuana offenses starting next week.
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Marijuana
Dreamstime
November 22, 2018 - 3:03 pm
A series of bills that would legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey could be voted on by parts of the Legislature next week.
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Marijuana
Dreamstime
November 20, 2018 - 8:43 am
Members of the New York state Assembly are traveling to Binghamton for a hearing on the potential legalization of marijuana.
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