News & Info

December 18, 2019
politico pro logo njcba

Politico Pro: NJCBA taps Bayonne bank president to join its board

This article originally appeared on Politico Pro on Dec. 17, 2019. An industry group that represents cannabis businesses throughout New Jersey has tapped a local bank […]
December 17, 2019

Thomas Coughlin, BCB Bank President and CEO, Joins NJCBA Board of Directors

The New Jersey CannaBusiness Association (NJCBA) announced Dec. 17, 2019, that BCB Bank President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Thomas Coughlin has joined its Board of […]
November 18, 2019
94 no more campaign NJCBA

94 No More: Take Action To Stop Arrests for Cannabis Possession

In a renewed and energized push to end prohibition in New Jersey, Senator Nick Scutari (D) and Assemblyman Jamel C. Holley (D) launched a campaign to focus on the injustice of arresting more than 34,000 people every year for simple cannabis possession -- or 94 people every day -- here in New Jersey.
November 18, 2019
94 no more campaign NJCBA

Advocates launch “94 No More” initiative to stress importance of cannabis legalization

On Nov. 18, 2019, in Trenton, numerous advocacy groups and elected officials joined together to launch the “94 No More” campaign. The campaign, coming as efforts […]
October 9, 2019

NJCBA Executive Director Tara Sargente to Teach Cannabis 101 Course at Atlantic Cape Community College

New Jersey CannaBusiness Association (NJCBA) Executive Director Tara Sargente is set to launch a new course at Atlantic Cape Community College that will cover a wide […]
September 25, 2019

NJCBA statement on the U.S. House of Representatives Approving Cannabis Banking Bill

New Jersey CannaBusiness Association President Scott Rudder issued the following statement today on the United States House of Representatives passing the SAFE Banking Act, which would give state-legal […]
September 10, 2019

Recent Health Concerns Regarding ‘Vaping’ Is Exactly Why We Need A Legal And Regulated Cannabis Industry

Health organizations across the country are ringing the alarm bell to alert those who are “vaping” with e-cigarettes and cannabis. The focus of the concern is the […]
July 2, 2019

New Jersey CannaBusiness Association Praises Medicinal Cannabis Expansion Law, Announces July 10 Workshop to Educate on RFA Processes & New Law

New Jersey CannaBusiness Association (NJCBA) President Scott Rudder praised state lawmakers and New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy for passing and signing into law the “Jake Honig […]
May 16, 2019

NJ CannaBusiness Association Statement on Adult-use Cannabis Legalization

New Jersey CannaBusiness Association (NJCBA) President Scott Rudder issued the following statement on May 15th, 2019, on adult-use cannabis legalization: “While clearly disappointed that adult-use legalization […]


Visit the NJCBA media gallery.