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BAY STATE REPEAL: November 4 voters in 6 MA districts will weigh in on the repeal of marijuana prohibition

November 4 voters in six districts will weigh in on the repeal of marijuana prohibition Reading, MA – Bay State Repeal, a ballot-initiative committee dedicated to passing the least restrictive law possible to replace marijuana prohibition in Massachusetts in 2016, notes the Elections Division of…

CALL DEVAL: TELL OUR ELECTED OFFICIALS WE WANT ACTION FOR MEDICAL MARIJUANA NOW!

CALL DEVAL: TELL OUR ELECTED OFFICIALS WE WANT ACTION FOR MEDICAL MARIJUANA NOW!

    The MPAA, Massachusetts Patient Advocacy Alliance, is calling us all to action: We must call the Governor’s office and tell him to fix the caregiver system, launch the patient/caregiver registration system, and begin the process to license more dispensaries. No more politics before patients!…

A Direct Action – Rally to Demand the State of MA Put Patients Before Politics

A Direct Action – Rally to Demand the State of MA Put Patients Before Politics

  Nearly two years after citizens overwhelmingly voted to allow patients access to medical cannabis the State has failed to implement a safe and convenient program. Patients are still forced to access dangerous black markets for medicine. This is unacceptable and we will no longer…

LADYBUD MAGAZINE: Niki Smokes Hand Delivers Letter to Gov. Deval Patrick from Medical Cannabis Patients of Massachusetts

LADYBUD MAGAZINE: Niki Smokes Hand Delivers Letter to Gov. Deval Patrick from Medical Cannabis Patients of Massachusetts

Today’s press conference in Boston is not the only way that advocates for medical marijuana and medical cannabis are trying to inspire action among the upper echelon of state politicians. On Friday, September 13th, 2014, Niki Smokes, legally Nicole Snow, approached the Governor of her…

WAAF PHOTOS: THE BOSTON FREEDOM RALLY | 2014

WAAF PHOTOS: THE BOSTON FREEDOM RALLY | 2014

PLEASE CHECK OUT THE AMAZING PHOTOS BY WAAF!   http://www.waaf.com/gallery/boston-freedom-rally-2014    …

Mike Hsu: What You Need To Know About The 25th Boston Freedom Rally

Mike Hsu and Tommy Wrenn of WAAF Radio/Entercom have hit the ground running with MASSCANN/NORML on the ‘Road to Legalization.’ Thanks to their amazing support, they are crunching out videos to show the world how much work MASSCANN is putting in as we head toward…

METRO: “High times at Boston Freedom Rally despite park smoking ban”

METRO: “High times at Boston Freedom Rally despite park smoking ban”

Spirits were high over the weekend at Boston Common, where thousands attended the 25th Annual Boston Freedom Rally, which calls for the legalization of marijuana. In December, the city’s Parks and Recreation Commission voted to ban the smoking of tobacco, marijuana and vaporized substances in…

BLUNT TRUTH: FREEDOM RALLY SMOKE AND VAPE FINES (AND THE PEOPLE WHO LOATHE THEM)

BLUNT TRUTH: FREEDOM RALLY SMOKE AND VAPE FINES (AND THE PEOPLE WHO LOATHE THEM)

BLUNT TRUTH: FREEDOM RALLY SMOKE AND VAPE FINES (AND THE PEOPLE WHO LOATHE THEM) Image by Tak Toyoshima With the 25th Annual Boston Freedom Rally scheduled for this Saturday and Sunday (Sept 13 and 14) on Boston Common, we figured now is a kind time…

MIKE HSU’S ‘THE ROAD TO LEGALIZATION’ PODCAST WITH MASSCANN/NORML

MIKE HSU’S ‘THE ROAD TO LEGALIZATION’ PODCAST WITH MASSCANN/NORML

MASSCANN’s WAAF PODCAST “The Road To Legalization” http://www.waaf.com/tags/masscann MASSCANN/NORML is making major breakthroughs in media exposure this year with an amazing opportunity to work with WAAF Radio Boston’s Rock Station 97.7! We are happy to announce we have a podcast with WAAF’s Mike Hsu which…

DIGBOSTON’S “SILVER CANNAVERSARY: YOUR STUDY GUIDE TO THE 25TH MASSCANN/NORML BOSTON FREEDOM RALLY”

DIGBOSTON’S “SILVER CANNAVERSARY: YOUR STUDY GUIDE TO THE 25TH MASSCANN/NORML BOSTON FREEDOM RALLY”

“SILVER CANNAVERSARY: YOUR STUDY GUIDE TO THE 25TH MASSCANN/NORML BOSTON FREEDOM RALLY” BY MIKE CANN OF DIGBOSTON Twenty-five years is a long time to uphold any tradition, let alone one that has faced as many hurdles as the MassCann/NORML Boston Freedom Rally. I should know,…

2014 MASSCANN/NORML ACTIVISM AWARDS NOMINATIONS & WINNERS

2014 MASSCANN/NORML ACTIVISM AWARDS NOMINATIONS & WINNERS

MASSCANN/NORML is happy to announce that we have awarded special cannabis activists this year with the 2014 Activism Awards. The awards were presented at the exclusive 420 Speakeasy Society Boston Freedom Rally VIP After Party. Winners:…

25th Anniversary Boston Freedom Rally 2014 Speakers (alphabetical order)

25th Anniversary Boston Freedom Rally 2014 Speakers (alphabetical order)

Anne Armstrong – RI Gubernatorial Candidate Bryant Kane – Veteran Cara Crabb-Burnham - MassCANN Director Chris Boucher - CannaVest Chris Faraone   - Boston Journalist & Author Chris Foye - MassCANN Director Danny Danko - High Times Dave Tree - Tree Diane Russell - Maine Representative (D-Portland) Dick Evans - MA Lawyer Donna Hackett - Moms for Marijuana…

25th ANNIVERSARY BOSTON FREEDOM RALLY SCHEDULE

25th ANNIVERSARY BOSTON FREEDOM RALLY SCHEDULE

25th ANNIVERSARY BOSTON FREEDOM RALLY SCHEDULE *schedule is subject to change *speakers listed in red FREEDOM IS IN THE AIR!! THE 25th Anniversary Boston Freedom Rally is coming Saturday and Sunday September 13th & 14th 2014 to the Boston Common with 2 stages, Hitman Glass…

City Council Holds Hearing on the Evils of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

City Council Holds Hearing on the Evils of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Boston’s City Council, now headed by anti-pot airhead Bill Linehan, held a hearing March 4 on medical marijuana dispensaries in Boston that was almost entirely devoted to the potential evils of having such establishments among us. Chris Faraone of the Weekly Dig was kind enough…

Conservatives for Legalization

Conservatives for Legalization

An informal poll by the Huffington Post of conservatives attending the annual Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor, Maryland, found that a majority of those polled were in favor of legalizing marijuana and taxing and regulating it in a manner similar to alcohol, a…

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