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Lawmakers Vote On Medical Marijuana Regulations

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Members of the General Assembly’s Regulation Review Committee are meeting to consider proposed regulations that spell out the details of Connecticut’s new medical marijuana program. The bipartisan panel was scheduled to […]

08/27/2013

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Legislature’s Advisors Recommend Against Medical Marijuana Language

Attorneys who advise Connecticut’s General Assembly are recommending that a legislative committee reject regulations needed to implement Connecticut’s new medical marijuana program.

08/20/2013

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Middletown Approves City Building For Medical Marijuana

Middletown’s Common Council has approved the use of a city-owned building for growing medical marijuana.

08/06/2013

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West Haven Approves Plans for Marijuana Facility

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ West Haven’s Planning and Zoning Commission has approved plans to put a medical marijuana growing facility in town. The commission Tuesday night unanimously approved Fairfield-based Advanced Grow Labs application to […]

07/24/2013

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Entrepreneurs See Budding Business In Medical Pot

Following new state-approved legislation allowing the cultivation and use of marijuana for medicinal purposes, Connecticut sellers are preparing to join the newly regulated market.

06/01/2013

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Medical Marijuana Hearing Draws Big Crowd

By STEPHEN KALIN Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ There was standing room only and a spillover area at a public hearing on proposed regulations for Connecticut’s new medical marijuana law that was passed last […]

04/22/2013

A state Department of Consumer Protection hearing on medical marijuana. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer

Medical Marijuana Rules Debated At Public Hearing

As the state Department of Consumer Protection creates regulations for medical marijuana, a public hearing was held today, at the department’s offices in Hartford.

04/22/2013

Twenty states and Washington, D.C., now allow medical marijuana with a doctor's recommendation, and Washington state and Colorado have legalized the recreational pot use. Connecticut and Washington state already require testing and other states are doing the same, spawning a testing industry. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Hearing Planned On Medical Marijuana Rules

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The state Department of Consumer Protection has scheduled a hearing on proposed regulations for Connecticut’s new medical marijuana law. Members of the public can testify Monday, beginning at 10 a.m. at […]

04/22/2013

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Medical Marijuana Rules To Be Discussed

Medical marijuana – the rules covering its use and production – is the subject of a public hearing next month. More from WTIC’s John Silva…

03/12/2013

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Medical Marijuana Law Goes Into Effect Tomorrow

Connecticut patients suffering from certain debilitating medical conditions will soon be able to apply with the state Department of Consumer Protection to receive medical marijuana.

09/30/2012

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