N.J. medical marijuana program ‘stifled’ under Christie administration, says Gov. Murphy

Published: Jan 23, 2018, 11:16 am • Updated: Jan 23, 2018, 11:59 am By The Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. — Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday ordered his administration to review New Jersey’s medical marijuana program, which he says has been “stifled” over the past eight years. The Democrat signed an…

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Florida congressman slams Gov. Chris Christie for “outrageous” medical marijuana position

Published: Nov 2, 2017, 2:59 pm • Updated: Nov 2, 2017, 4:10 pm By Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff A freshman Republican congressman on Thursday condemned New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for “outrageous” statements he made comparing medical cannabis legalization efforts to the origins of the current opioid epidemic. “It…

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Are lawmakers moving legalization along despite Gov. Christie?

Published: Jan 16, 2017, 7:09 am • Updated: Jan 16, 2017, 8:33 am By Michael Catalini, The Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. — Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s warning to the Democrat-led Legislature not to move forward with legalizing marijuana is going mostly unheeded. Christie, a longtime opponent of legalizing the recreational…

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Rand Paul Attacks Christie, Bush On Marijuana Politics

(image via wikipedia) During the CNN Republican Presidential Debate, which aired on the cable news network September 16, Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky took New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Florida Governor Jeb Bush to the woodshed over their stated policies on marijuana. Christie was attacked by Paul over his…

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True Or False – Presidential Candidate Chris Christie Supports Medical Marijuana?

Anyone who has followed New Jersey Chris Christie knows that he is very much against marijuana reform. He has been very candid that if he is elected President of the United States he will crackdown on states that have legalized recreational marijuana. As New Jersey Governor, Chris Christie has allowed…

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