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Capitol Watch Podcast: We look ahead at the landscape for recreational pot in Connecticut in 2020

Hartford Courant 2019-09-10 16:09:13

Marijuana or cannabis? What should we call that leafy green stuff, or maybe it doesn’t matter all that much?

The bigger story for Connecticut residents is likely that cannabis (marijuana?) legalization eluded lawmakers in 2019.

Meanwhile, hemp farmers across the state are about to harvest their first legal crop, the medical marijuana program is as robust as ever, and mysterious lung illnesses attributed to vaping are on the rise.

We catch up with cannabis/marijuana activist-entrepreneurs Jason Ortiz (CURE CT, MCBA) and Kebra Smith-Bolden (Cannabis Consultants of CT, CannaHealth) and gain some perspective on the state of … whatever it is we’re talking about ... on the latest Capitol Watch podcast.


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