Forget decriminalization. Time to legalize weed | Editorial

New Jersey is clearly moving to join the many states that have legalized recreational marijuana – eight in just the last five years.
 
We could do this in two ways: either by making pot a legal substance and taxing it, or by permitting people to possess a small amount, instead of arresting them.
 
So now that a renewed effort is underway to reform our failed marijuana policy, time to revive that critical debate: legalization, or decriminalization?

N.J. lawmakers will vote on legalizing marijuana despite Trump’s new Attorney General
 
We vote for legalization. Sen. Nicholas Scutari (D-Union) says

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