Historic First Day of Personal Adult-Use Sales and Preservation of Medicinal Cannabis Market

New Jersey Law Journal (reprinted with permission)


This New Jersey Law Journal article co-authored by Wilentz attorney Natalie Moszczynski, and Epstein, Becker & Green attorney Lisa Gora, examines "how the NJ Cannabis Regulatory Commission is ensuring continued access and availability for medicinal cannabis patients, now that the product is also available to recreational users."

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