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Pro-Legalization Legislators Knew about That Marijuana Delay Vote

Lawmakers’ speedy and secretive vote to push back parts of the marijuana law by six months didn’t come without warning. Many of the state’s pro-pot senators were […]

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The Marijuana Law Hits a Six-Month Speed Bump

It’s been two weeks of ups and downs for those celebrating Massachusetts’ new legal marijuana law. While many were taking their first-ever fully legal puffs […]

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Boston Could Become ‘Cannabis Capital of the World,’ Say Industry Analysts

When marijuana shops arrive in Massachusetts—at the start of 2018, barring any delays from the Legislature—they’ll bring a brand new industry with them. But just […]

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Massachusetts Police Told to Look Out for Pot-Selling Funny Business

No, you can’t sell a T-shirt that just happens to come with a baggie of marijuana. You can’t just leave a pot brownie on your friend’s […]

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Marijuana Will Definitely, Certainly, for Sure Be Legal Tomorrow

Despite a brief hiccup, the Governor’s Council has certified the results of the November election, officially paving the way for marijuana to become legal just after midnight. […]

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Lawmakers Are Open to Doubling the Fine for Smoking Pot in Public

A few days before marijuana legalization is set to take effect in Massachusetts, a prominent anti-pot voice is calling for a crackdown on people who […]

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If You Got ‘Em: Marijuana Will Be Legal December 15

Looks like marijuana advocates worried that the new legal pot law wouldn’t start on time can exhale after all. Secretary of State William Galvin now […]

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State Lawmakers Could Push Back Pot Legalization Before the New Year

Soon, legal marijuana will be the law of the land in Massachusetts. But when remains an open question. After much talk about pushing back the schedule […]

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There Could Be More Delays to Massachusetts’ Marijuana Law

After voters elected to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Massachusetts, the law was supposed to take effect on December 15. But that may not […]

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Hong Kong Employees Get Caught with Weed Gummy Bears

Kids, in less than a month, marijuana possession will be legal in Massachusetts—but that doesn’t mean you can exchange weed-laced gummy bears with your coworkers. Employees […]

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Maine Legalizes Recreational Marijuana

Some election results are known immediately. Some take a little longer, like the nailbiter of a finish between Maggie Hassan and Kelly Ayotte in New […]

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Massachusetts Pot Shops Might Get Here Later Than You Thought

  Massachusetts reached a major milestone on Tuesday by electing to legalize recreational marijuana, but the state may not end up seeing its first legal […]

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Massachusetts Votes to Legalize Marijuana

After decades of advocacy and a long, contentious campaign, voters in Massachusetts have legalized marijuana, passing ballot Question 4, the Associated Press is reporting as results […]

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Poll: Things Are Looking up for Question 4, Question 2 Is ‘Razor Thin’

Voters are still in favor of legalizing recreational marijuana via ballot Question 4, and remain split on whether to raise the state’s cap on charter schools, […]

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State Trooper Thomas Clardy’s Widow Featured in Anti-Marijuana Ad

A new video from the campaign opposing marijuana legalization in Massachusetts features the widow of state police trooper Thomas Clardy, who died in a roadside collision in […]