A state-appointed board is preparing for the rollout of Massachusetts’ marijuana industry.
The commission is forging ahead with regulations which will likely allow for home delivery of marijuana and store openings on July 1, 2018.
Voters in a special town meeting Tuesday will consider whether to place a moratorium on legal marijuana sales in the town of Southampton.
The federal government says grass and guns don’t mix, and is putting gun owners who use marijuana in a potentially uncomfortable position.
Rat poison is contaminating threatened northern spotted owls in California forests, and marijuana farms appear to be to blame.
South Hadley town meeting members approved two articles relating to retail recreational pot sales.
Over 100 elective town meeting members will vote on 18 different articles.
Governor Charlie Baker urged Massachusetts U.S. Attorney, Andrew Lelling, to focus on the opioid crisis, instead of marijuana enforcement.
The state is poised to become the first in the country to authorize the recreational use of marijuana by an act of the Legislature.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions reversed an Obama-era policy that allowed states to legalize marijuana without federal intervention.
The top federal prosecutor in Massachusetts is offering no assurances that he will take a hands-off approach to legalized pot in the state.
Longtime marijuana operators say U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ action was merely symbolic and they expect it to be business as usual.
The Trump administration announced Thursday that it was ending an Obama-era policy to tread lightly on enforcing U.S. marijuana laws.
Massachusetts marijuana regulators said “nothing has changed” for them after a shift in official U.S. policy toward legal pot.
The move by AG Sessions will likely will add to confusion about whether it’s OK to grow, buy or use marijuana in states where pot is legal.
Recreational pot use is now legal in eight states, even though the federal government still says weed is very much illegal.
The CDC cautions that the health effects of marijuana could include low birth weight and developmental problems.
Massachusetts marijuana regulators on Thursday accepted 108-pages of draft regulations they developed for the newly-legal pot industry.
Granby residents voted to place restrictions on recreational marijuana dispensaries, at a special town meeting.
The group says they have been working to perfect their secret rolling technique and will use 1,000 grams of their own pot trimmings.