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Connecticut lawmakers say they’re getting closer to legalizing recreational marijuana

Developing a consistently reliable DUI test for marijuana users is a key consideration, according to area lawmakers.

Cuomo to push recreational marijuana legalization for New York in 2019

“Let’s legalize adult use of recreation marijuana once and for all,” Cuomo said. The move could bring hundreds of millions in tax revenues annually, by state estimates.

Ned Lamont: The FCBJ Interview, Part Two

“I’m willing to take the hit for every unpopular decision that needs to be made, and to share the credit whenever it deserves to be shared.”

Panel: Medical marijuana and the real estate industry

As New York grows its medical marijuana program, what are the opportunities for the Westchester County real estate industry?

Legalizing recreational marijuana still a tough call for Connecticut

As has been the case for years, the debate over legalization essentially boils down to two standpoints: “It’s an idea whose time has come” vs. “Why do you think they call it ‘dope’?”

Business leaders: Uncertainty, unsettled issues cloud 2018 forecast

“We will struggle to grow by zero to 1 percent," forecasts Connecticut Business & Industry Association President and CEOJoe Brennan.

The blunt truth for employers about legalized marijuana

Since state statutes legalizing marijuana are still in their infancy, there is little judicial guidance on the application of these laws to employers.

State report: Legalized marijuana could bring in nearly $105 million per...

The Office of Fiscal Analysis based its figures upon estimates of the legalized marijuana business in Colorado and Massachusetts.

Connecticut legislature considers legalizing recreational marijuana

New bill to legalize recreational marijuana sales introduced in Senate.

State seeks to take leading position in expanding marijuana market

The legal marijuana market in the U.S. could be worth nearly $23 billion by 2020.

Sale of mislabeled synthetic drugs banned; head shop fined

The sale of mislabeled synthetic drugs has been permanently banned in New York state and the owner of a head shop in Rockland County has been fined for mislabeling the drugs in violation of state law.

Pain squared

In giving those who suffer pain another option, the Connecticut General Assembly struck a nerve with many.