New Jersey’s Medical Marijuana Struggles
New Jersey’s medical marijuana program was scheduled to take effect six months after it was passed in January 2010. The bill gave New Jersey’s Department of Health and Senior Services three months to figure out licensing and regulations to open six dispensaries to the state’s qualified medical pot patients.
Now, three years later, only one medical cannabis dispensary is in operation. Greenleaf Compassion Center in Montclair, which opened last December, has a waiting …More