Do you know that Connecticut is one of the 23 states in the United States that have decriminalized medical cannabis? Medical cannabis was signed into law on May 31, 2012, by the governor, after receiving majority approval from the House and the Senate. Do you know who can become a part of the Connecticut medical cannabis program? Any residents of Connecticut 18 years old and older, except for prison inmates and those who are under the Department of Corrections' supervision, may apply to be a ...