New Jersey is one of states, along with the District of Columbia, that have legalized recreational marijuana. There also are states, including New Jersey, that have legalized medical marijuana.Three of the seven facilities, known as alternative treatment centers, are in the northern part of the state. Three are in the south, and one is in central New Jersey.To get approval, the centers agreed that the coming influx of recreational buyers won’t interrupt access for patients. The facilities said they would reserve parking spaces for patients as well as keep hours specifically for patients only.
Legislation governing the recreational market calls for the sales tax to apply, with of the proceeds going to areas disproportionately affected by marijuana-related arrests. Black residents were likelier up to three times as much to face marijuana charges than white residents. Towns can also levy a tax of up to.
Newspaper publisher Lee Enterprises is facing renewed pressure from a hedge fund to speed up its transition to digital publishing and leaders to its board.Three of the seven facilities, known as alternative treatment centers, are in the northern part of the state. Three are in the south, and one is in central New Jersey.This latest news is a significant milestone that will increase access to cannabis, the plant, and generate tax revenue, jobs and business opportunities for the communities most impacted by the war on drugs.”