I sponsored the bill to legalize cannabis. Let’s use what we learned from legalizing casinos.

By Nicholas P. Scutari

Legalization of marijuana is just around the corner. The impact of legalization will be felt in all corners of the state and it is up to us to ensure the maximum possible benefit for the public. Legalization is coming, but it must be done right.

Such as the gambling industry in 1977, we are building these doors of commerce nearly entirely from scratch.

Fortunately we have the lessons from Atlantic City to guide us as well as examples from the states around the country that recently legalized adult-use marijuana. Much like the casino

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