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Second Annual Hemp History Week Cookoff!

Second Annual Hemp History Week Cookoff!

  Cookoff Entrant and Cookoff Judge Tickets are available here!! When: Sunday, June 7, 2015 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM  Where: Cambridge Masonic Temple 1950 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140 It’s time for Hemp lovers and Food Artists to come forward and show us what you’ve…

North Shore Cancer WALK Registration is now open!

North Shore Cancer WALK Registration is now open!

North Shore Cancer WALK Registration is now open!   Join Team AntiEmetics on June 28th for the North Shore Cancer Walk The North Shore Cancer WALK is held rain or shine at Salem Willows Park, Salem. Welcome and warm up begin at 8:00 a.m. and…

Bay State Repeal Files First Draft of Initiative Petition

Bay State Repeal Files First Draft of Initiative Petition

Bay State Repeal files first draft of an initiative petition legalizing marijuana sales to adults while restricting access to minors   Reading, MA – On Friday Bay State Repeal (BSR), the ballot-initiative committee aiming to draft the least restrictive citizen initiative to repeal marijuana prohibition in Massachusetts,…

Poll: How much tax would you pay for legal weed?

Poll: How much tax would you pay for legal weed?

https://polldaddy.com/poll/8789948/ If marijuana were legal but taxed, how high a tax would you pay before turning to the black market?…

Schedule 1 Ruling in Federal Court Delayed

US Attorney Greg Broderick and defense attorney Zenia Gilg argue in front of Judge Kimberly Mueller. Drawing by Ron Mullins of Sacramento NORML. by Jeremy Daw Judge Kimberly Mueller, the federal magistrate who made history by granting defense requests for a five-day hearing on the…

MassCANN/NORML at The 1st New England Cannabis Convention in Boston

MassCANN/NORML at The 1st New England Cannabis Convention in Boston

A Look Into The 1st New England Cannabis Convention By FoyeTwenty of MassCann/NORML   “I didn’t know what to expect,” seemed to be the reoccurring sentiments at this past weekends first-ever New England Cannabis Convention (NECC). At first glance it appeared to be like any…

BILL DOWNING IN LOCAL NEWS: Defiant Medical Marijuana Activist Opens Cannabis Shop In Allston

BILL DOWNING IN LOCAL NEWS: Defiant Medical Marijuana Activist Opens Cannabis Shop In Allston

CBS NEWS Reports on our very own Bill Downing regarding new shop CBD Please: “I’m doing it for the patients…”   BOSTON (CBS) – Bill Downing isn’t sure if the medical cannabis products he sells at his Allston store are legal. He also said he…

The Daily Chronic – “Incoming Massachusetts Governor Against Marijuana Legalization; Supports Ballot Initiatives”

The Daily Chronic – “Incoming Massachusetts Governor Against Marijuana Legalization; Supports Ballot Initiatives”

Incoming Massachusetts Governor Against Marijuana Legalization; Supports Ballot Initiatives Scott Gacek of The Daily Chronic reports: “If Massachusetts is going to legalize marijuana within the next four years, it appears that it will have to be done via the ballot initiative process. In an interview…

Election 2014 proves America will turn out in HIGH numbers to reform marijuana laws. See all the Election 2014 marijuana ballot initiative results here!

Election 2014 proves America will turn out in HIGH numbers to reform marijuana laws. See all the Election 2014 marijuana ballot initiative results here!

 ELECTION 2014 PROVED TO BE HIGH-LY FOCUSED ON MARIJUANA REFORM! Voters in Oregon, Alaska, California, New Mexico, Massachusetts, Michigan, Washington D.C., and Guam all voted YES for some type of marijuana policy reform. Legalization, decriminalization, medical marijuana and more marijuana laws were reformed across the…

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…

BLUNT TRUTH: ‘THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH HAS BLOOD ON ITS HANDS TODAY’

BLUNT TRUTH: ‘THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH HAS BLOOD ON ITS HANDS TODAY’

BLUNT TRUTH: ‘THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH HAS BLOOD ON ITS HANDS TODAY’ Posted on October 14, 2014 by CHRIS FARAONE Images by Chris Faraone    ADVERTISEMENT If you’re waiting for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to save you from Ebola, don’t hold your…

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…

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…

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