Smoking Marijuana Triples Risk Of High Blood Pressure Death, Study SaysA new study is warning that people who smoke marijuana have three times the risk of dying from high blood pressure than those who don't.
Conflict Of Interest? State DPH Employee Applies To Open Marijuana DispensaryAs the state readies to open more pot shops, one Boston woman looking to open a medical marijuana dispensary has critics calling Massachusetts pot policies hazy at best.
State Launches Campaign Against Marijuana-Impaired DrivingMassachusetts authorities are making new efforts to warn people about the dangers of driving while high on marijuana - and to catch those who do.
Keller @ Large: Picking Apart The New Pot BillJon talks with Sen. Pat Jehlen and Rep. Mark Cusack, the co-chairs of the legislature's Joint Committee on Marijuana Policy, about the new compromise bill on recreational marijuana.
New Hampshire Decriminalizes Small Amounts Of MarijuanaSupporters argued the change would ensure young people's lives aren't ruined by getting caught with marijuana.
Nevada Legal Marijuana Shortage Prompts 'Statement Of Emergency'Less than two weeks after Nevada began allowing recreational marijuana sales, stores are running out of pot to sell, according to the state's Department of Taxation.
Talks To Resume As Lawmakers Seek Pot Bill CompromiseHouse and Senate negotiators on Beacon hill are planning to resume talks they hope will lead to a compromise on a marijuana bill.
Talks On Revamped Marijuana Bill To Resume After Missed DeadlineHouse and Senate negotiators hoping to hammer out a compromise over the state's recreational marijuana law failed to meet a self-imposed deadline Friday aimed at getting a final bill to Republican Gov. Charlie Baker's desk and plan to get back to negotiations next week.
Keller @ Large: Time To Reach Reasonable Compromise On Marijuana RolloutJon Keller says lawmakers need to reach a reasonable compromise on how to handle the rollout of marijuana sales in Massachusetts.
Keller @ Large: Angry Marijuana Advocates Need To Chill OutIt’s a law. They’re legislators. Tinkering with the law is what they do.
Senate Passes Marijuana Bill Calling For Revisions To LawThe Massachusetts Senate passed a bill Thursday calling for revisions to the state voter-approved recreational marijuana law, setting the stage for negotiations with the House, which just a day earlier backed a more far-reaching overhaul.
Study Links Legalized Pot With Increase In Car Crash ClaimsCollision claims in Colorado, Washington and Oregon went up 2.7 percent in the years since legal recreational marijuana sales began when compared with surrounding states.