My colleague, Frank Giantomasi, and I published an op-ed in ROI-NJ titled, “Preparing for legalized marijuana in N.J.: A primer.” In the article, we cover everything from the key bills entering the legislative process to law enforcement’s sentiment toward the burgeoning industry and steps that entrepreneurs should take to enhance their chances of successfully

In his inaugural address, New Jersey’s newly-installed governor, Phil Murphy, reaffirmed his campaign promise to legalize marijuana in the state. Governor Murphy’s position is no surprise. The governor’s campaign included marijuana legalization as part of its criminal justice platform, promising to “[l]egalize marijuana so police can focus resources on violent crimes.”

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