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Connecticut Gubernatorial Candidate Says He’ll Legalize Marijuana If Elected

Ned Lamont says that he believes Connecticut could generate between $150 million and $200 million if they legalize adult use cannabis and sports betting at the same time.

Cannabis And Its Effect On Lyme Disease

In America, more people are diagnosed with Lyme disease annually than HIV and breast cancer combined. But new research is underway on how cannabis can help alleviate the symptoms.

Why Businesses Are Dropping Mandatory Marijuana Drug Testing

Bucking the hiring trend of the past 30 years, companies have stopped drug testing potential employees for marijuana.

The Fresh Toast Marijuana Legislative Roundup: March 28

In Illinois, voters overwhelmingly voted for a non-binding referendum in support of legalization. Find out about that more in our weekly marijuana legislative roundup.

The Latest In The Fight For Recreational Marijuana In Connecticut

As surrounding New England states legalize recreational marijuana, Connecticut lawmakers have been under pressure to explore legalization.

Why Are Connecticut Wineries Fighting Marijuana Legalization?

A Connecticut businessman has come up with a unique argument against cannabis legalization: Giving consumers choice is bad for his business.

Nevada Is Making So Much Money Off Legal Weed That Other States Want In

Nevada has reported almost $11 million in wholesale tax and $19.5 million in retail tax, according to the Nevada Patch.

The Fresh Toast Marijuana Legislative Roundup: Feb. 19

In Berkeley, the city council passed legislation to make the liberal college town a “sanctuary city” for marijuana. Find out about that more in our weekly marijuana legislative roundup.

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