Steven Hoffman says that even though the majority on the board opposed legalization, they will implement the law fairly.
A moratorium in Agawam would not completely ban recreational use, but it would put a temporary hold on sales until July 1, 2018.
Steven Hoffman, a 64-year-old Lincoln resident, was named by State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg Thursday as her pick to lead the CCC.
The Cannabis Control Commission will be made up of five members.
The Massachusetts Medical Society has developed a training program for doctors so they can openly talk with their patients about it.
The state continues its efforts to set up the process to regulate recreational marijuana.
A statewide education and enforcement campaign to highlight the risks of marijuana impaired driving.
American Green Inc. says its plans are to transform the old town into what it calls “an energy-independent, cannabis-friendly hospitality de…
Governor Baker signed off on changes to the law on Friday that would raise the maximum tax to 20 percent.
The changes to the law include an increase in the marijuana sales tax, as well as allowing some town governments to ban pot shops.
Huntington residents will have the ability to voice their opinions on marijuana availability in the town.
Before legal marijuana shops open in Massachusetts, the town of Amherst is making some changes to how sales are taxed and regulated.
22News dug deeper to find out why this bill could face legal challenges.
The recreational marijuana bill includes changes to the law, like how towns can regulate pot and how it can be taxed.
The bill makes changes to the voter-approved recreational marijuana law.
22News explains how the taxes are divided, and how communities will be able to decide whether or not to allow pot shops.
They compromised on a bill that would alter the tax of recreational marijuana and communities’ control of pot shops.
House lawmakers wanted to raise the tax to 28 percent, while Senators wanted to keep the tax at the current maximum of 12 percent.
A Connecticut lawyer is hoping his arguments in a drug case eventually are used by attorneys across the country to fight marijuana charges.
Before the marijuana talks were suspended, the House and Senate were torn over issues such as taxes and local control over pot shops.