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Medical Marijuana

A scene from the first medical marijuana commercial to appear on Comcast in Mass. (YouTube)

First Medical Marijuana Ad To Run On Comcast In Mass.

The first television ad for medical marijuana will soon grace Comcast cable channels across Massachusetts.

03/04/2014

Greenleaf Compassionate Care Center in Portsmouth, RI. (WBZ-TV)

Inside A Rhode Island Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Open since June, Greenleaf is one of only two operating medical marijuana dispensaries in Rhode Island, and has a steady stream of patients.

03/03/2014

House Speaker Robert DeLeo. (WBZ-TV)

DeLeo: State Should Take Second Look At Medical Marijuana Dispensary Process

Robert DeLeo says he’s concerned that some of the information on the 20 applications approved last month was not thoroughly vetted, and some applicants may have submitted false or misleading statements.

02/27/2014

(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Mass. Approves First 20 Medical Marijuana Dispensary Licenses

State public health officials have selected 20 locations to award the first licenses for medical marijuana dispensaries in Massachusetts.

01/31/2014

Medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Licenses Set To Be Awarded In Massachusetts

Massachusetts officials are nearing decisions on the licensing of medical marijuana dispensaries in the state.

01/26/2014

Medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

List Of Medical Marijuana Applicants Released

Mass. health officials have released a list of the 100 applicants that are seeking licenses to open marijuana dispensaries for medical use.

11/22/2013

Marijuana seized in Pelham, NH. (Photo from Pelham PD)

NH Police: Drug Ring Smuggling Medical Marijuana From California Dispensaries

A New Hampshire man is facing drug dealing charges and more arrests are expected after New Hampshire State Police say they were able to identify a drug dealing ring that was selling high grade medical marijuana from California.

11/22/2013

The Cannabis Career Institute held a day-long seminar on the medical marijuana business in Boston on Saturday.

Mass. Received 100 Applications For Marijuana Dispensary Licenses

State health officials have received 100 applications from groups seeking licenses to open marijuana dispensaries.

11/21/2013

The Cannabis Career Institute held a day-long seminar on the medical marijuana business in Boston on Saturday.

Many Communities Wary Of Medical Pot Outlets

Voters convincingly backed a state law that allows marijuana to be used by people with debilitating medical conditions such as cancer, multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease. Yet many communities now appear hesitant to open their borders to facilities where the drug would be legally cultivated and sold.

10/13/2013

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Mass. Lists Applicants For Medical Marijuana Outlets

State health officials have released a list of 181 applications they received from groups hoping to open medical marijuana dispensaries.

08/23/2013

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