Thousands Expected At Pro-Marijuana 'Extravaganja' FestivalThousands of people are expected at an annual pro-marijuana event in western Massachusetts even though recreational pot use has been legalized in the state.
Ex-Cons Fight To Work In Marijuana IndustryAt a hearing Monday, it was argued that past offenders should be at the head of the line for a cut of the take.
Mass. Lawmakers Debate Pot Regulators' IndependenceRecreational marijuana may be legal for adults in Massachusetts but who ultimately will be in charge of regulating and enforcing the new law remains the subject of behind-the-scenes maneuvering on Beacon Hill.
Rhode Island Pot Legalization Proponents Push For VoteRhode Island state legislators hoping to legalize recreational marijuana say they have enough support to pass a bill if it comes to a vote this spring in the Democrat-controlled General Assembly.
Keller @ Large: Road To Fully Legal Marijuana Will Be BumpySo you thought when we voted for legal pot last fall that greener pastures were right around the corner? Jon says you'd better think again.
Marijuana Supporters Urge State Panel Not To Revise Recreational Pot LawDifficult issues related to the full roll-out of legal pot, now slated for early summer next year, keep piling up.
Group Asks Lawmakers To Hold Off On Changes To Marijuana LawThe group behind a ballot initiative that legalized recreational marijuana in Massachusetts is now urging state legislators to keep the new law intact.
Westboro Votes To Ban Recreational Pot ShopsResidents voted Tuesday night to ban the sale of recreational marijuana in the town of Westboro, making them the first town in Massachusetts to say no to pot shops.
Pot For Pets: Owners Treat Sick Animals With CannabisMore pet owners are giving their furry companions cannabis-based treatments.
Senators Ask Feds Not To Clamp Down On State Marijuana LawsMassachusetts Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey were among those who signed the Thursday letter.
Springfield Shuts Down Shop Distributing Marijuana 'Gifts'A Massachusetts shop that authorities say was attempting to skirt the state's new recreational marijuana law by charging an entry fee and giving patrons "free" marijuana samples was shut down Wednesday.
Doctors Warn Against Teen Pot Use Amid Looser Marijuana LawsAn influential doctors group is beefing up warnings about marijuana's potential harms for teens amid increasingly lax laws and attitudes on pot use.