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Here's New Jersey's Plan to Legalize Weed Once Christie Is Gone

Democratic state Senator Nick Scutari has filed a marijuana legalization bill, so the state will be ready once the anti-pot governor's term ends.

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Here's N.J. lawmaker's plan to legalize recreational marijuana after Christie leaves

TRENTON -- A state lawmaker introduced legislation on Monday that would legalize marijuana in New Jersey, saying he was laying the groundwork to pass a new law almost as soon as Gov. Chris Christie leaves office. Sen. Nicholas Scutari's bill would make New Jersey one of a small but growing number of states where marijuana is…

S.P. Sullivan reports for NJ.com.

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