Tag: possession

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

JUSTICE: Christie pardons U.S. Army Ranger, another victim of New Jersey’s gun laws

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie has once again pardoned a victim of New Jersey’s infamous, draconian gun laws, Save Jerseyans. On Friday, the Administration announced that Christie has pardoned Capt. Robert Alan White, a U.S. Army Ranger Read More

Decriminalize Drug Possession? Okay; How About Guns?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The political culture has turned decidedly in favor of drug decriminalization in recent years, Save Jerseyans, as evidenced by the odd-couple ideological alliance between libertarian-ish Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) and arch-liberal Senator Read More

Assemblywoman plans bill to address felony charges over antique pistol

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Assemblywoman Caroline Casagrande, responding to the plight of a retired Millville teacher facing a 2nd degree felony charge (and many years in jail) for possession of an antique “Queen Anne” flintlock pistol, is introducing Read More