NJ Spotlight News

NJ pot fans line up to buy legal recreational weed

Clip: 04/21/2022 | 5m 20s | Video has closed captioning.

"I been smoking since 1960 and I’ve been waiting my whole life for today," said 81-year-old Phil McDonald who was in the long line at ZenLeaf, a cannabis dispensary in Elizabeth. Sales at ZenLeaf moved slowly, as shoppers savored the selection. New Jersey joins 17 other states and Washington, D.C. to have legalized recreational marijuana.

Aired: 04/21/22

Rating: NR

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