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The week in CT news: Recreational cannabis, baby bivalent boosters, Randy Cox settlement talks

A bumblebee is seen on a flowering CBD cannabis plant in a greenhouse at the CBD cannabis production company Phytocann near Ollon, western Switzerland on May 19, 2021. - France will allow products containing cannabidiol (CBD), the non-psychotropic molecule in cannabis that is said to have relaxing properties, but the sale of dried flowers and leaves will remain prohibited.
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A bumblebee is seen on a flowering CBD cannabis plant in a greenhouse at the CBD cannabis production company Phytocann near Ollon, western Switzerland on May 19, 2021. - France will allow products containing cannabidiol (CBD), the non-psychotropic molecule in cannabis that is said to have relaxing properties, but the sale of dried flowers and leaves will remain prohibited.

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