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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

Consumer protection

Officials Warn of Scam Letter

Department of Consumer Protection Commissioner William Rubenstein, Attorney General George Jepsen and Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection Commissioner Dora Schriro are advising residents not to respond to a letter claiming to be from Governor Dannel Malloy and bearing a replica of his signature,informing them that in return for payment to cover state taxes, they will receive the Readers Digest Sweepstakes prize of $5,000,000 and a Mercedes Benz.

02/07/2014