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State's 7th marijuana dispensary opening in Paterson

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A medical marijuana dispensary is on its way to Paterson.

Rise Dispensaries is opening its first store in New Jersey.

More than 63,000 patients are already enrolled in the program.

"It's progress in that this is representative to our ongoing commitment to the patients in New Jersey to expand the cannabis market and make this program more responsive to the needs of our patients," said Jeff Brown, with the Department of Health.

It's the seventh dispensary to open in New Jersey.

 

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