Marijuana

Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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September 06, 2018 - 1:07 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- As more states move toward legalization of marijuana a new study finds about 9 percent of U.S. adults between the ages of 50 and 64 have used pot at least once during the survey year. Three percent of those over 65 say they have. Study author Joseph Palamar, an associate...
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September 05, 2018 - 6:05 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says the state has received 146 applications for up to six slots for new medical marijuana dispensaries. The Democrat announced Wednesday that the expansion will "remove barriers" to medical marijuana. It's the latest development since Murphy...
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September 04, 2018 - 11:39 am
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say employees at a Florida thrift store found 5 pounds of marijuana while sorting clothing donations. WTVT-TV reports the Sarasota thrift store workers were sorting clothing donations when they discovered a brown paper bag inside a plastic tote. A Sarasota Police...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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September 01, 2018 - 5:07 pm
A new marijuana police goes into effect Saturday throughout the five boroughs.
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August 30, 2018 - 11:46 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo got the ball rolling Thursday on a push to legalize recreational marijuana use. He announced a series of 15 listening sessions around the state in September and October to get community input on marijuana legislation that state lawmakers might consider in...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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August 29, 2018 - 12:56 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey prosecutors cannot categorically decriminalize marijuana, though they can use discretion when pursuing such cases, state Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said Wednesday in newly published guidance. The nearly nine-page guidance for municipal prosecutors comes as the...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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August 24, 2018 - 8:52 am
PARAMUS, NJ (1010 WINS) -- New Jersey could be about a month away from a vote to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. The Garden State could be getting even greener. New Jersey appears poised for a vote on legal pot – so what’s your take on toking? https://t.co/8LJ5K6utUa — 1010 WINS (@...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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August 01, 2018 - 8:23 am
The Manhattan District Attorney’s office says it will no longer prosecute marijuana possession or smoking cases beginning Wednesday.
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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July 24, 2018 - 11:29 am
TRENTON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- New Jersey State Attorney General Gurbir Grewal has reportedly ordered an immediate adjournment of all marijuana cases in municipal courts statewide until at least September. NJ Advance Media says the order will allow the attorney general's office time to develop '...
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July 19, 2018 - 8:46 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Jersey City is about to become the pot capital of the Garden State. A new policy expected to go into effect on Thursday will downgrade marijuana charges to a non-criminal offense. Prosecutors will be encouraged to send people busted for pot to community court, or...
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