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New Jersey employees can file disability discrimination claims for medical cannabis consumption

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Bethan Rose Jenkins

April 13, 2020

A recent ruling imposed by the New Jersey Supreme Court has given cannabis-consuming employees the  opportunity to file a disability discrimination claim; this rule is a part of the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination (NJLAD). Lawmakers made their decision after reviewing the case of an employee who wa...

Successful vote by New Jersey lawmakers puts cannabis legalization bill on 2020 ballot

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 20, 2019

On Monday, December 16, New Jersey lawmakers initiated a ballot question that would legalize cannabis for recreational purposes statewide; placing the referendum in front of voters on the 2020 ballot. New Jersey’s recreational cannabis proposal was approved with one abstention. The measure was given a thumbs-up by the Democratic-steered As...

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