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This social media campaign, “#KnowTheFacts" was created by teens for teens and educates about New Jersey's recreational marijuana law. Download the campaign toolkit for the post order, language, images, and hashtags. 

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Please Note: The laws around the legalization of marijuana and the regulations around sales are constantly evolving. Please make sure you have the most up to date version of the toolkit. Not sure? Call us at 201-740-7069.

This campaign was funded through the Bergen County Office of Alcohol and Drug Dependency.

#KnowTheFacts 2.0 Social Media Preview and Toolkit

This is version 2.0 (November 2021)

Post One

New Jersey has passed laws allowing for recreational use of marijuana for individuals over the age of 21. #empowerpeers #knowthefacts

Post Two

The new law outlines several rules around selling, buying (such as limits on how much can be bought at one time), and using marijuana.

#empowerpeers #knowthefacts

Post Three

Just like with tobacco and nicotine Products smoking marijuana in public places such as parks and beaches is NOT allowed! #empowerpeers #knowthefacts

Post Four

Currently, marijuana is decriminalized and not legalized since there are no dispensaries licensed to sell recreational marijuana. #empowerpeers #knowthefacts

Post Five

Myth: Marijuana is not addictive

Fact: 1 in 10 people who use marijuana will become addicted

 #empowerpeers #knowthefacts

Post Six

#DYK Marijuana has major effects on brain health, can effect mental health by changing mood and behavior, and athletic performance. #empowerpeers #knowthefacts

Post Seven

Marijuana has many long term and short term side effects on the body. #empowerpeers #knowthefacts

Post Eight

Myth: Marijuana makes people better drivers

Fact: Marijuana significantly impairs judgment, motor coordination, concentration, and reaction time leading to impaired driving.

#empowerpeers #knowthefacts

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