Change To New Jersey's Marijuana Law Allows Police To Contact Parents

Gov. Phil Murphy signed a measure that requires police to notify the parents of minors caught with pot.

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- An update on marijuana legislation in New Jersey. Today, Governor Murphy signed a measure that requires police officers to notify parents of anyone under 18 years old who is caught with marijuana. Lawmakers and police unions have been calling on Murphy to make this change after the original legislation barred officers from telling parents.