Last updated on: 1/11/2010 | Author: ProCon.org

NJ passes MJ

New Jersey Assembly and Senate Vote for Legal Medical Marijuana: A bill legalizing medical marijuana in New Jersey passed the State Assembly by a vote of 48-14, and then passed the State Senate by a vote of 25-13. Governor Jon Corzine has said he will sign the bill into law before leaving office on Jan. 19. New Jersey would become the 14th state to legalize medical marijuana.