New Jersey

August 31, 2018

STOCKTON TO OFFER A MINOR IN MEDICAL MARIJUANA

This fall 25 students at Stockton University will be enrolled in courses for a minor in medical marijuana. NJ.com reports that the administration is offering the program for cannabis studies, as New Jersey expands the medical marijuana industry and pushes for legalized pot. Students will also be eligible for internships at marijuana-related organizations and cultivation …

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August 31, 2018

NJ GAS TAX TO ADJUST UPWARD BY 4.3 CENTS OCTOBER 1ST

The gasoline tax in New Jersey will increase by 4.3 cents per gallon on October 1st. NJ.com reports that Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration can raise the gas tax according to the 2016 law that raised gas taxes 23 cents per gallon. The law provides for an automatic increase if the 23-cent gas tax brings in …

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August 30, 2018

NEW JERSEY MAY INVESTIGATE CLERGY MUCH LIKE PENNSYLVANIA

New Jersey needs to think about an investigation of the Catholic church clergy in the same fashion as Pennsylvania.  That’s the opinion of longtime democratic State Senator Joseph Vitale who is urging for support on this investigation.  Vitale says he will renew his effort to dump the two year statute of limitations on sexual assault …

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August 28, 2018

STATE TO DISCUSS HOW TO HANDLE POT CASES ON WEDNESDAY

New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal will host a conference call with municipal prosecutors on Wednesday to provide guidance on how to prosecute marijuana offenses.  This is seen as the next step as democrats in Trenton push for a measure to legal...