Marijuana

Connecticut legislature working to legalize recreational marijuana

Connecticut legislature working to legalize recreational marijuana

The state of Connecticut is currently taking steps to legalize recreational marijuana usage, with various bills working toward the ultimate goal of complete legalization.

If passed, bills originating in the Judiciary, General Law and Finance committees will erase criminal records for the possession of small amounts of marijuana, create a standard for driving under the influence and create a tax rate for sales, according to the Connecticut Post.

Editorial: A reflection on the Attorney General debate

Editorial: A reflection on the Attorney General debate

The differences between the candidates, therefore, primarily revolved around very specific details or how far they would take certain policies. For example, Goselin spoke very aggressively about the failure of the war on drugs in relation to the opioid epidemic and marijuana.