New Jersey Pauses Prosecutions In All Marijuana Cases Until SeptemberWhile New Jersey lawmakers didn’t grant Governor Phil Murphy’s wish of legalizing marijuana during his first 100 days in office – they appear to be telling cannabis supporters ‘see you in September.’
Report: New Jersey Puts Temporary Hold On Marijuana CasesThe decision was included in a letter state Attorney General Gurbir Grewal sent Tuesday to municipal prosecutors in the state.
Leading Democrat Calls For Legalized Marijuana In All 50 StatesThe democrat's argument was heavily based on the belief that arrests for marijuana possession have become a punishment that doesn't fit the crime.
Report: Legalizing Marijuana In Pennsylvania Could Generate Over $500 Million In State Tax RevenuePennsylvania's elected fiscal watchdog says legalizing and taxing the sale and use of marijuana at 35 percent could add more than a half-million dollars to state coffers.
Jefferson University Offers Medical Marijuana Grad ProgramsThomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia will be offering graduate-level certificate programs in medical marijuana.
FDA Approves First Marijuana-Based Drug Epidiolex That Treats Childhood SeizuresFor the first time, federal health regulators have given a marijuana-based drug the green light.
Canada's Senate Legalizes Recreational MarijuanaCanada's Senate approved a landmark bill Tuesday to legalize recreational use of marijuana. Now that the bill has passed, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his Cabinet will set a date for the law to go into effect.
New Jersey Senators Unveil Legislation To Legalize MarijuanaRecreational marijuana would be legalized and the medical cannabis program would be expanded under new legislation introduced in New Jersey.
Study: Fatal Drug-Related Crashes Now Outpacing Drunk Driving CrashesAccording to a new report in 2016, alcohol was involved in 38 percent of driver deaths while 44 percent of drivers killed tested positive for drugs.
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysAccording to researchers from Columbia University, the number of cigarette-smoking parents who said they used marijuana increased from 11 percent in 2002 to over 17 percent in 2015.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Says He's Smoked Pot 'Once Or Twice'The 60-year-old Democratic governor pushing for the legalization of recreational marijuana was questioned earlier this week about whether he had ever taken a toke.
1,500 People Join New Jersey Medical Marijuana Program Since ExpansionNew Jersey has added 1,500 people to its medical marijuana program in the last month.