At a conference by the Council of Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey, easy access to placing bets sparked worry that the state’s gambling addiction problem will only grow worse.
Murphy was in Carteret to announce $20.6 million in state to expand pre-K classes to 31 eligible districts. He then turned to questions about marijuana legalization and taxation.
The state can’t keep up with demand since adding five new categories of qualifying medical conditions, including migraines and anxiety. There are now roughly 31,000 patients in the medical marijuana ...
As the state appears to move closer and closer to legalizing recreational marijuana use, expect to see more officials speaking out to make sure the law gets it right.
Grewal is directing local prosecutors to "use their discretion" when considering marijuana-related cases.
Sweeney says legal weed bill could get vote next month.
The debate over marijuana legalization is far from over in Trenton. In the meantime, Jersey City became the first municipality in New Jersey to decriminalize the drug.
Assemblyman Jamel Holley has put forth a series of amendments to garner support to advance a bill to legalize marijuana statewide. One of the key Democrats leading the charge against legalization, ...
The state estimates legalization would add $300 million a year to its budget.
Murphy's missteps have drown out early successes.
Grewal tells lawmakers to expect an activist attorney general.
Murphy announced major changes to the state's medical marijuana system, including expanding covered conditions, increasing the number of dispensaries and allowing edibles.
Decriminalization effort continues, but the bill's path to law is likely to be blocked by Senate President Steve Sweeney.
Law enforcement reacted to President Trump's call to impose the death penalty on drug dealers to combat the opioid epidemic.
Murphy painted some broad strokes in his budget address, but the details have yet to be revealed.