CT House has votes for legal cannabis bill (Newsletter: June 9, 2021)

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NFL funds marijuana research; CTT gov signs psilocybin bill; Seattle officials push psychedelics reform; Poll: MS voters back legalizing cannabis Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s newsletter in your inbox every weekday morning. It’s the best way to make sure you know which cannabis stories are shaping the day. (function() { window.mc4wp = window.mc4wp || { listeners: [], forms: { on: function(evt, cb) { window.mc4wp.listeners.push( { event : evt, callback: cb } ); } } } })(); Email address: Leave this field empty if you’re human: Your support makes Marijuana Moment possible… Subscribers who value this daily dispatch enough to show their support with a few dollars help us keep doing this. Please chip in and help ensure Marijuana Moment’s continued operations. https://www.patreon.com/marijuanamoment / TOP THINGS TO KNOW Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) signed a bill requiring the state to create a working group to “study the health benefits of psilocybin.” Connecticut’s House majority leader said he has enough “solid yeses” to get a Senate-passed marijuana legalization bill to the governor’s desk by Wednesday—but Republicans are saying it should be slowed down and moved to a special session. The National Football League plans to award up to $1 million in funding to support research into cannabis, CBD and other alternatives to opioids for treating players’ pain. A representative told Marijuana Moment that cannabis’s Schedule I status is impeding science. A majority of the Seattle, Washington City Council signed a letter urging an opioid task force to investigate the role of psychedelics in treating addiction and mental health issues. One lawmaker said he plans to file a lowest law enforcement priority measure soon. A new poll found that a majority of Mississippi voters support legalizing recreational marijuana. Last month the state Supreme Court overturned a medical cannabis measure that passed overwhelmingly—and voters say…

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