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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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June 8, 2021

Vermont: Governor Signs Law Providing Financial Assistance to Marijuana Operators

"These changes will help to establish a fair and diverse marketplace that reflects Vermont's values and priorities."

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June 8, 2021

Connecticut: Senate Lawmakers Advance Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Bill

“For decades, tens of thousands of Connecticut residents have faced arrest, prosecution, and the lifelong stigma associated with marijuana criminalization, simply for possessing a substance that is objectively safer than alcohol, tobacco, and many prescription medications.”

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