Tag: recreational

A hint from Mass. how N.J. might tackle recreational weed DUI offenders?

BOSTON, MASS. — One of the many debates swirling around New Jersey’s stalled effort to legalize recreational marijuana is how to treat a possible uptick in drivers who are operating their vehicles under the influence of marijuana. The Colorado experiment Read More

Golden Slams O’Scanlon’s Marijuana Effort

By Art Gallagher _ In a rare public disagreement among Monmouth County Republicans, Sheriff Shaun Golden, the Party Chairman, slammed Senator Declan O’Scanlon’s effort to win fiscal and public safety reforms from Governor Phil Murphy and Senate President Steve Sweeney in exchange for three Read More

Three GOP State Senators Willing To Trade Marijuana Support For Fiscal And Public Safety Reforms

By Art Gallagher _ Three  Republican State Senators, including Monmouth County’s Declan O’Scanlon are willing to vote to legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey if Governor Phil Murphy and Senate President Steve Sweeney deliver the return of the Energy Receipts Read More

LISTEN: Rooney discusses N.J.’s recreational weed push with WPHT’s Dom Giordano

By The Staff _ On Monday, both houses of the New Jersey legislature advanced recreational marijuana from the committee stage to the final step: a possible December floor vote. While the hearings were still underway, Save Jersey Founder and Blogger-in-Chief Read More

POLL: Should New Jersey legalize marijuana?

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog In 2012, New Jersey’s first medical marijuana dispensary opened pursuant to the passage of a 2009 law but, then as now, despite having adopted a very nontraditional approach to drug treatment and quasi-decriminalization generally, Read More