State Marijuana Laws And Coronavirus; Kids' Books To Read In Isolation

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The legal cannabis industry is undergoing drastic changes during the COVID-19 outbreak. Sales are up and the pandemic is forcing red and blue states alike to adopt new laws in the era of social distancing. NPR's Brakkton Booker reports. Also, host Tonya Mosley gets a few reading suggestions for kids' books from Juanita Giles, founder and executive director of the Virginia Children's Book Festival. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's April 20, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on April 20, 2020.


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