Why New Jersey Efforts to Legalize Recreational Weed Have Failed

August 27, 2019
Illinois recently became the 11th state in the U.S. to legalize marijuana for recreational use. The state pushed a bill allowing recreational use and set up a system for commercial sales through Illinois state legislature. New Jersey attempted to do the same to much less success. Michael McQueeney, co-chairman of Genova Burns' cannabis practice group in Newark, joined Cheddar to discuss why the Garden State hasn't been able to turn green.