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Department of Public Health Application Overview Has Arrived

Department of Public Health Application Overview Has Arrived

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has posted new regulations beginning June 29th, 2015 for non-profit organizations applying for a Certificate of Registration to open a Registered Marijuana Dispensary in Massachusetts. Rounding the corner of the three year mark, this is another small step forward in giving patients safe access they have been waiting too long for. With these […]

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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 got! MassCann will be raising money for educational efforts for […]

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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, filed the first draft of a potential initiative petition with […]

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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 constitutionality of the continued inclusion of cannabis in Schedule I […]

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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 other cannabis community gathering that are becoming more and more […]

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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 doesn’t care whether or not they are. Downing operates CBD […]

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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 with the Springfield Republican, Governor-elect Charlie Baker (R) said he […]

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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 country thanks to voters turning out in HIGH numbers and […]

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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 the Office of the Secretary of State recently announced the […]

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