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Medical Marijuana News: More Delays in DC and New Jersey

Seems like the federal attack on California dispensaries have, predictably, created a chilling effect on medical marijuana reform across the nation. Last week, municipal authorities in Maple Shade, New Jersey decided not to allow Compassionate Sciences (one of the 6 companies allowed to grow medical...

New Jersey Medical Marijuana Hits Another Roadblock

New Jersey’s 2 year fight for medical marijuana just hit another bump in the road after getting the go-ahead from Governor Christie. It seems public opposition is keeping one of the 6 companies allowed to grow and sell marijuana from being allowed to set up shop. Compassionate Sciences Inc. was hoping to...

New Jersey Medical Marijuana Patient Seeks Justice

By now pretty much anyone who follows marijuana news has heard of John Ray Wilson, the New Jersey Multiple Sclerosis patient who was arrested in August of 2008 on the charges of First-degree maintaining or operating a drug-production facility, Second-degree manufacturing, and Third-degree drug possession of...

New Jersey Medical Marijuana Gets the Green Light!

Today, Governor Chris Christie announced that he will allow the New Jersey medical marijuana program to move forward. Despite remaining concerns about the danger of federal prosecutions, Christie said the state will begin giving medical marijuana to patients through non-profit dispensaries. Medical marijuana...

First New Jersey Medical Marijuana EXPO Today June 25!

Today, Saturday June 25th the Medical Cannabis Network is sponsoring the First New Jersey Medical Marijuana Expo at the Lakes Bay Resort Hotel in Atlantic City. The day-long event is drawing in a wide range medical marijuana advocacy groups, publications, health groups, technology providers, crafters and...