New Bill Would Legalize Marijuana In Rhode IslandA senator in Rhode Island is introducing a bill that would legalize marijuana by following the framework set by neighboring Massachusetts.
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysThe ability for more parents to smoke pot legally could create a dangerous environment for children breathing in secondhand smoke.
Barnstable Councilors Visit Marijuana Facility Ahead Of Town DebateA unique tour promoted recreational marijuana to Massachusetts towns that may have their doubts.
Sen. Warren: Federal Government Shouldn't Outlaw MarijuanaU.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says marijuana shouldn't be banned by Washington.
Study: Teens Who Use Marijuana Have Slight Reductions In Cognitive FunctionA new study finds that teens and young adults who frequently smoke marijuana are more likely to have slower cognition.
High Alert: State Warns Drivers To Use Caution On 4/20The state is asking drivers to be on high alert on Friday, as research shows the April 20 date brings an increase in the number of drivers under the influence of marijuana.
Interest In Massachusetts Pot Licenses Appears StrongThere appears to be no shortage of interest in obtaining commercial marijuana licenses in Massachusetts.
Studies Link Legal Marijuana With Fewer Opioid Prescriptions Can legalizing marijuana fight the problem of opioid addiction and fatal overdoses? Two new studies in the debate suggest it may.
Cannabis Convention Held In Boston With Legal Pot Sales Around The CornerMore than 250 exhibitors and 100 experts are descending on Boston this weekend to discuss the country's burgeoning marijuana industry at the New England Cannabis Convention.
Prosecutors Ask Pot Regulators To Hold Off On Cannabis CafesDistrict attorneys asked state marijuana regulators on Friday to hold off on licensing certain types of businesses, including so-called cannabis cafes and home delivery services.
Lawmaker Wants Mass To Become 'Marijuana Sanctuary State'The bill would bar any local or state law enforcement resources from aiding federal prosecutions of marijuana crimes.
Opening Day For Recreational Marijuana Shops May Be Delayed AgainThe state may not be ready for pot shops to open on the widely-advertised July 1 start date.