Is this the right time for Rhode Island to legalize adult recreational marijuana use?

THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY will consider a bill this session that would legalize adult recreational marijuana use in Rhode Island. PBN FILE PHOTO/KATE WHITNEY LUCEY
After months of behind-the-scenes negotiations, Democratic legislative leaders on March 1 introduced a sweeping bill in the General Assembly to legalize adult recreational marijuana use in the Ocean State. The bill introduced in both chambers would allow for up to 33 retail licenses distributed in six zones statewide. It calls for a 10% state cannabis…

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  1. Legalized Marijuana is just one more reason not to open a business in RI and certainly a strong reason not to raise a family here. The are only 18 States (aka the States of Confusion) that have legalized MJ.
    You can bet that the politicians pushing to legalize cannabis are all Sackler wannabes and don’t really care about the health of taxpayers or their businesses.
    The biggest beneficiaries of legalized cannabis will be the liability insurance industry and, as usual, the blood sucking lawyers that thrive off liability suits.