Welcome back to Higher Law, our weekly briefing on all things cannabis. I’m Cheryl Miller, reporting for Law.com from Sacramento. I’ve barely finished putting the Christmas decorations away and I’m already getting pitches about “Valentine’s Gifts for the Stoner in Your Life.”

This week we’re looking at a significant weed-in-the-workplace ruling out of New Jersey • Colorado legislation to protect legal weed users  Green Flower Media picks up a new D.C. lobbyist  A fizzled recreational-use initiative in Florida