High-lights: A Look at Personal Use Cannabis Rules Adopted by CRC

New Jersey Law Journal (reprinted with permission)

10.18.2021

This New Jersey Law Journal article written by Wilentz Shareholder Lisa Gora and attorney Zachary Windham examines the Personal Use Cannabis Rules, issued on Aug. 19, 2021, by the Cannabis Regulatory Commission, to regulate the recreational cannabis industry in New Jersey.

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