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City Denies Marijuana Dispensary

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – West Haven officials have denied a permit for what would be one of Connecticut’s first medical marijuana dispensaries and have placed a 90-day moratorium on all such businesses in the […]

03/26/2014

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Rubenstein: Decision Near On Marijuana Firm

Connecticut’s consumer protection commissioner says he remains confident in how his agency has vetted the state’s new medical marijuana producers, despite recently learning an employee at one firm selected for an operating license had had lost his local license in 2012 to run a Colorado marijuana facility.

03/06/2014

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Banking Guidance For Legal Marijuana Transactions

The Obama administration on Friday gave banks a road map for conducting transactions with legal marijuana sellers so these new businesses can stash away savings, make payroll and pay taxes like any other enterprise. It’s not clear banks will get on board.

02/14/2014

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Keidel: NFL Mansions And Expansions

Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.

02/07/2014

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Connecticut Latest State To Produce Medical Marijuana

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Tuesday that the state has chosen its first-ever producers for medical marijuana.

01/28/2014

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Major Medical Marijuana Announcement Set For Tuesday

Governor Dannel Malloy and Consumer Protection Commissioner William Rubenstein will be at a commercial building at 400 Frontage Road in West Haven Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. for an announcement regarding medical marijuana.

01/27/2014

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Former Public Safety Commissioner To Lead Pot Dispensary Security

A medical marijuana dispensary says it is hiring a former state Public Safety Commissioner to run security at its planned East Hartford location.

01/09/2014

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East Hartford Medical Marijuana Dispensary Takes Step

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) East Hartford’s Planning and Zoning Commission Wednesday night gave approval to a medical marijuana dispensary to be built on Pitkin Street. The more than 5,000-square-foot facility would go into an […]

01/09/2014

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New York Set To Allow Limited Use Of Medical Marijuana

Governor’s plan would restrict use to treatment of severe illnesses.

01/05/2014

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Simsbury Approves Pot Production Facility

Simsbury is one step closer to getting a medical marijuana production facility after the zoning commission approved a plan by Greenwich-based Curaleaf Monday night in a 4-2 vote. There was a short public hearing prior […]

12/17/2013

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