https://jerseyshorepodcasts.townsquaredigital.com/WOBMNEWS%209AM%205-14-18.mp3

Several hearings have been held on the idea of making pot legal in the garden state and it appears likely action will be taken in the coming weeks.

There is a little more than six weeks to go before a new state budget needs to be adopted. But it appears the divide between democratic leaders and Governor Phil Murphy is widening.

Salary and operating costs at the New Jersey victims of crime compensation office...VCCO...have increased dramatically over the past few years, while payouts to crime victims have dropped.