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June 11, 2021

Ohio: Regulators Expand the Pool of Patients Eligible for Medical Cannabis

Patients diagnosed with either Huntington's disease, spasticity or severe muscle spasms, or a terminal illness are now eligible to receive authorizations to access medical cannabis.

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June 11, 2021

Poll: 92 Percent of Americans Say Marijuana Should Be Legal Under Certain Circumstances

Ninety-two percent of those surveyed favored either partially or fully legalizing marijuana. Only eight percent of respondents opposed legalization.

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June 9, 2021

Connecticut: Lawmakers Likely to Revisit Adult-Use Legalization Bill in Special Legislative Session

“It is not a question of ‘if’ cannabis is legalized in Connecticut, only a question of ‘when.’"

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June 9, 2021

Study: Enactment of Adult-Use Marijuana Laws Doesn’t Encourage Drugged Driving Behavior

Researchers concluded, “[W]e found no predominant pattern suggesting that behaviors and attitudes were more tolerant in states with liberal marijuana policies.”

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