Tag: legal

N.J. Democrats decide to punt, plan to put recreational marijuana on the 2020 ballot

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey Democrats want the tax revenue they believe recreational marijuana will bring to New Jersey. They also want a big Democrat turnout in Election 2020, especially in vulnerable Democrat-held territory like the 3rd Congressional District. It’s Read More

Is Murphy resurrecting his state bank idea to ease legalized N.J. weed’s path?

TRENTON, N.J. – There are rumors of a lame duck attempt to (once again) get legalized recreational marijuana through the state legislature. It also appears that Phil Murphy is once again moving forward with his campaign 2017 effort to establish Read More

Imperiled N.J. weed bill would allow expungements for criminals possessing 5lbs of pot

TRENTON, N.J. – State Senator Kip Bateman (R-16) announced late on Friday afternoon that he is a “no” for Monday’s schedule floor vote on legislation to legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey. According to Save Jersey sources on State Street, Read More

Sheriff Golden: Murphy’s Pot Bill Is Dangerous Money Grab That Disregards Impact On Local Communities

By Art Gallagher _ Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden issued a statement today condemning the Trenton Democrats’ marijuana legislation as “poorly written policy by the Democratic majority” “that is aimed at grabbing tax dollars without any regard on the impacts Read More