Inside MassCann

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

WAAF: Inside the 25th Anniversary 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 2016 ballot initiative to legalize marijuana in the Commonwealth. The […]

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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 is featured on waaf.com! **Tommy Wrenn, Digital Content Manager for […]

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Members’ Meeting Chooses New President and Board of Directors

Members’ Meeting Chooses New President and Board of Directors

MassCann/NORML held its annual elections for president, treasurer, and clerk, plus 10 additional members of the board of directors during its spring members’ meeting Saturday, March 29 at Sichuan Gourmet in Framingham. The new president is Cara Crabb-Burnham, a board member of three years’ standing. Bill Downing was reelected treasurer. Kathryn Rifkin was reelected clerk. […]

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The King of Pot is Dead: Activist Mike Malta Remembered

The King of Pot is Dead: Activist Mike Malta Remembered

by Scott Gacek (thedailychronic.net) The East Coast cannabis reform community awoke today to the devastating news of the loss of a close friend, hardworking activist, and longtime supporter, Michael L. Malta, better known as the King of Pot, or simply “KOP”. The shocking news came in the form of a Facebook post from his daughter, […]

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Wish List for Coming Year

Wish List for Coming Year

As another Freedom Rally passes, we turn our sights to the coming year, hoping for further successes in Massachusetts and abroad. Here’s some things to hope for: Bills were introduced in the Rhode Island legislature to legalize marijuana in the past session. The session adjourned without action on the bills, but they have significant sponsorship. […]

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Lester Grinspoon Speaks at Victory Celebration Dec. 8

Lester Grinspoon Speaks at Victory Celebration Dec. 8

Dr. Lester Grinspoon, the world’s most widely published author regarding the medical application of cannabis and thought by many to be the grandfather of modern medicinal cannabis research, was honored at a members’ meeting Dec. 8 at the Summer Shack in Cambridge, along with  pro-cannabis activists Maddy Webster, Mike Crawford (“Mike Cann”), and Matt Allen. […]

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MassCann/NORML’s First professional poll in Massachusetts is completed

58% would support a ballot question that legalized marijuana  and regulated it in the same manner as other agricultural commodities but prohibited sale to underage persons! MassCann/NORML with thanks to the NORML Foundation, donors (whether they did so directly for polling or by attending one of our many benefit events and the FREEDOM RALLY) conducted a […]

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2011-2012 Officers and Board of Directors

Officers President, Michael Crawford (Cambridge) Treasurer, Steven Epstein (Georgetown) Clerk, Nichole Snow (Lynn) Directors in order of votes received from the 55 members who attended and voted! William Downing (Reading) Darya Pechkouskaya (Weymouth) Sara Arnold (Burlington) Cara Crab-Burnham (Jamaica Plain) Micaela McGuane (Somerville) David Conley (Watertown) John Madfis (Auburndale) Chris Foye (Quincy) Valerie Malta (Tewksbury) Glenn […]

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