The New Jersey attorney general says the cannabis advocate abused the state's medical marijuana program for personal gain.
The list of more than 50 towns that have passed resolutions against the cannabis industry represents nearly every county in New Jersey.
The snide comments would have landed, if not for the fact that legalizing sex work actually would be beneficial.
Lawmakers will likely introduce further amendments to the bill's proposed tax rate and social-justice elements.
The controversial "New Jersey Marijuana Legalization Act" would establish a regulated market, expunge criminal records, and promote small businesses.
Lawmakers could begin voting as early as next week.
Local governments are already banning legal marijuana in their towns.
Here are the most important elements of New Jersey's newest legalization bill.
For the first time, medical marijuana patients in the Garden State will be able to legally vape their medicine.
For residents of the Garden State, lower taxes could be a point of interest in the question of legal recreational cannabis.