Pot

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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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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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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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Marijuana
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July 13, 2018 - 8:51 am
State Health Commissioner Howard Zucker says medical marijuana has been shown to be an effective pain treatment that doesn't carry the risk of addiction that comes with opioids. Zucker says that giving people an alternative to opioids is a critical step in the fight against the opioid epidemic.
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June 18, 2018 - 6:51 pm
Legal marijuana in New York may soon be a reality. Health Commissioner Howard Zucker says a long-awaited state report on marijuana, commissioned by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, will recommend state legalization.
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May 30, 2018 - 10:15 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- They have all kinds of trade shows at the Javits Center, but the one starting Wednesday is for a relatively new industry -- the legalized marijuana trade. The Cannabis World Congress And Business Exposition will feature a keynote address by longtime medical marijuana...
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May 21, 2018 - 7:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Smoke em if you got em? Mayor de Blasio wants cops to stop arresting people for smoking pot in public... Think it’s a good idea? https://t.co/UtsasX8k8m — 1010 WINS (@1010WINS) May 21, 2018 Mayor Bill de Blasio says he wants the NYPD to stop arresting people for smoking pot...
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May 14, 2018 - 2:40 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There's word of another move towards legalizing marijuana in New York. The New York Post reports, that state Democrats are planning to pass a resolution to endorse the idea at their nominating convention next week. The move comes following calls for legal pot in New York...
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April 20, 2018 - 7:41 am
Friday is 4/20, an unofficial holiday for pot smokers.
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