LISTEN: Some Connecticut Towns Are Rejecting Marijuana Sales
The state of Connecticut says the selling of recreational marijuana in Connecticut will be legal in 2022. But some cities and towns are already getting a head start on making marijuana sales within their borders ILLEGAL. One such town is Newtown, where they banned in town sales on July 1--the same day recreational possession in Connecticut became legal. Newton First Selectman Dan Rosenthal explained why on "All Things Considered."