HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Connecticut lawmakers are considering a bill that would eliminate the age restriction on medical marijuana.
Several parents and their young children recently testified before lawmakers in Hartford on the need to remove the 18-year-old age restriction, WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported.READ MORE: Broadway Theaters Can Reopen At 100% Capacity On Sept. 14, Gov. Cuomo Says
The Judiciary Committee is now considering the bill. Rep. William Tong, the panel’s co-chair, said the testimony from some of the children suffering epileptic seizures was heartbreaking.READ MORE: FAA Reports Sharp Increase In Reports Of Unruly Passengers Over Past Few Months