Medical Marijuana


Marijuana Could Help Diabetes Patients, Study Says

Medical marijuana has been used for years to treat a variety of ailments. The FDA has approved a synthetic form of its most active ingredient […]

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Department Of Public Health Starts Second Phase of Medical Marijuana Dispensary Selection Process

Of the 181 applicants interested in opening up a medical marijuana dispensary in Massachusetts, 158 are eligible to move onto the next phase, according to […]

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City Council Candidate Chat: Jack Kelly

David S. Bernstein: You have considered running for office before; why are you in at this time, for this seat? Jack Kelly: Combination of a […]

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Here is the List of 181 Groups That Applied For a Medical Marijuana License

State officials have released the lengthy list of entrepreneurs and groups that want to make their business grow by obtaining one of the 35 medical […]

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Sorry, ‘Nugtella’ Won’t Be Sold At Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

The Internet was abuzz with news that a company is producing a “medical marijuana hazelnut spread” made to look like Nutella. But the chocolaty, THC-infused […]

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Smoking Pot on the Boston Common Could Get Pricey

Attending the annual “Freedom Rally” on the Boston Common could become an expensive event for pro-pot ralliers. Boston City Councilor Bill Linehan wants to raise […]

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Pot Proponents Protest Department’s Oversight of Medical Marijuana Industry

Marijuana advocates are outraged with the state’s decision to cap the number of people a distributor can sell the plant to when acting as a […]

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Officials: Municipalities Should Have Power to Ban Smoking Medical Marijuana in Public

State Representative Cleon Turner’s idea is “simple and straightforward.” “I want to provide municipalities, landlords, property owners, and business owners the opportunity to prohibit smoking […]

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It Could Cost $50,000 a Year to Operate a Medical Marijuana Dispensary

For those looking to sell a little green from a marijuana dispensary, it could take a lot of green to keep the doors open. According […]

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More Marijuana Rallies Might Be Budding in Boston

In less than a week, the official medical marijuana regulations crafted by the Department of Public Health will go into effect, and already, activists are […]

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Here Are the Official Medical Marijuana Regulations for Massachusetts

Massachusetts officials have cleared the smoke on the medical marijuana rules and regulations, just six months after voters approved of a ballot initiative to allow […]

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Beacon Hill Officials Are Trying to Rewrite the Medical Marijuana Rules

Medical marijuana advocates aren’t pleased with proposed law changes being pushed on Beacon Hill, months after voters already approved of a ballot initiative to legalize […]

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State Rep. Wants to Stop Certain Marijuana-Laced Foods From Being Sold

As the debates and discussions about the future of the medical marijuana industry continue in Massachusetts, some state officials are trying to keep certain pot-infused […]

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Interested Entrepreneurs Learn How to Use a Medical Marijuana Vending Machine

With reggae music playing through the speakers inside a meeting room at the Sheraton, nearly 100 people interested in the emerging medical marijuana market in […]

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State Releases First Draft of Medical Marijuana Rules and Regulations

Medical marijuana advocates are pleased with the wording of the first round of rules drafted by state officials, which will allow patients in Massachusetts to […]