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Bill chases the story about New Jersey's only legalized medical marijuana dispensary running out of weed.  Now, with the lack of available marijuana people are turning to the streets to get their "medicine".

So, Bill chased the story to a rally in Philadelphia where he caught up with a New Jersey weed activist who criticized Governor Christie's policy surrounding medical marijuana.  He said that through the states program less than 500 people actually end up getting the available supply and that the quality is better on the street, even coining the mediocre medical marijuana "Christie Weed". 

Later, Bill spoke to a man battling MS who after jumping hoops to get approved, finally received his medical marijuana card.  Unfortunately, he's found it extremely difficult to actually fill the prescription, confirming why more people are turning to the streets.  

Bill reached out to Christie's office to discuss his views on medical marijuana and he got a response stating that "addiction is still a big problem." And, back in the studio, the chasers debate over this issue and discuss how marijuana is still a gateway drug

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