New Jersey's Medical Marijuana Program is Nation's Most Expensive
From registration fees and required multiple doctor visits that insurance won’t cover, to sales tax and the price of pot, New Jersey’s costs are generally higher than the 10 other states and Washington, D.C., that permit medical marijuana retail sales, according to a Star-Ledger analysis.
In the eight months since New Jersey’s first dispensary — Greenleaf Compassion Center in Montclair — opened, patients and providers have learned the nation’s most restrictive medical marijuana program is also the most expensive.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
LATEST HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES HEADLINES
Nevada Ends Segregation of Prisoners With HIV15 hours ago
10 States Join Feds' Lawsuit to Block Health Insurance Mega-Mergers3 days ago
Mike Pence’s Health Policy Record Is a Mixed Bag3 days ago
New York Joins Flow of States Making Tampons Tax-Free3 days ago
THC, Marijuana’s Active Ingredient, Taints Town's Water Supply3 days ago
Judge Makes Drug Dealers Pay for Addicts' Anti-Overdose Meds4 days ago