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Pro tips for New Jersey medical marijuana patientsJay Lassiter - Published on March 8, 2022Read more
A New Jersey patient offers advice for fellow card-holders before the state’s dispensaries go rec-legal.
Finally, New Jersey’s Getting a Better Medical Marijuana SystemJay Lassiter - Published on May 24, 2019Read more
Here’s the bad news: No adult-use legalization until at least 2020. And no homegrow for patients.
Cannabis Collapse: New Jersey Lawmakers Call Off Legalization VoteJay Lassiter - Published on March 25, 2019Read more
“We’ll be back at this,” Senate President Steve Sweeney said at a news conference Monday after the vote was called off. “Anybody who thinks this is dead is wrong.”
Legalization Coming ‘Within Weeks,’ New Jersey Advocates SayJay Lassiter - Published on February 21, 2019Read more
Lawmakers tussle over taxes, home growing, expungements, and equity in a greener Garden State.
What’s the Holdup, New Jersey? Squabbles Delay Legalization, AgainJay Lassiter - Published on January 29, 2019Read more
The governor and state leaders are 90% in agreement on a bill to end prohibition. That final 10% is stubborn, though.
Rival Democrats Hold Up Cannabis Progress in New JerseyJay Lassiter - Published on January 2, 2019Read more
The New Jersey Legislature meets again on January 15, when they’ll have another opportunity to fix what ails the state’s MMJ program or kick the can down the road. Again.
How Did Cannabis Legalization Stall in New Jersey?Jay Lassiter - Published on March 6, 2018Read more
Gov. Phil Murphy’s inauguration raised the expectations of many cannabis advocates to new heights—maybe a bit too high.
In Maryland, Products and Patients Are Flowing to DispensariesJay Lassiter - Published on December 20, 2017Read more
Supply was tight during the first week, but patients are finding more products on the shelves at month’s end.
All the Cannabis Legalization Measures in Play Right NowJay Lassiter - Published on September 11, 2017Read more
Most of this year’s cannabis-related politicking involves laying the groundwork for 2018, when at least a half-dozen medical and adult-use measures may go up for a vote.
New Jersey’s Primary Was a Huge Win for Legalization. Here’s WhyJay Lassiter - Published on June 7, 2017Read more
The Democratic nominee, Phil Murphy, is all-in on adult use legalization. Even the Republican is for decrim.