Inside the Strange, Messy Fight to Legalize Weed in New Jersey

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A plan for recreational pot in liberal New Jersey fell apart. It points to the snags that can arise when politicians try to get in the social-justice game.
After the Democrats running New Jersey saw their best shot yet at legalizing weed die an ugly, dramatic death in the state legislature Monday, advocates for recreational pot in one of the larger markets in the Northeast were left to hope they’d get another opportunity sooner rather than later. Chances are, they will.

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