We Finally Know What’s in New Jersey’s Legalization Bill

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We Finally Know What’s in New Jersey’s Cannabis Legalization Bill

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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy and legislative leaders said Tuesday they’ve agreed on legislation to legalize adult-use cannabis.

The Democratic trio, including Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin and Senate President Steve Sweeney, announced the agreement in a statement Tuesday after more than a year of negotiations, mostly behind closed doors. Leafly contributor Jay Lassiter has chronicled the saga as it has unfolded, from early delays in the Legislature to infighting among Democrats and rumblings that leaders were nearing a compromise.

The agreement marks the first time leaders have laid out the details of the plan.

It’s unclear whether there are enough votes in the Democrat-controlled Legislature to pass the bill, but the agreement marks the first time leaders have laid out the details of the plan. Tuesday’s announcement comes just after word emerged that leaders were...

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