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

Mass. Medical Marijuana Shops Get Initial Clearance, Others Rejected

Eleven medical marijuana dispensaries have been cleared to move forward in Massachusetts while several others that had received initial clearance were rejected after a further review, state public health officials announced Friday.



Delahunt To Lobby For Mashpee Wampanoags

Former U.S. Rep. William Delahunt has been hired by the Mashpee Wampanoags to lobby to open a casino in Massachusetts.


Delahunt ‘Stunned’ By Giffords Shooting

Former Massachusetts Congressman Bill Delahunt said he was in an airport when he heard his friend and former colleague had been shot.


Turnout relatively light

Turnout appears relatively light as Massachusetts voters head to the polls to decide the winners in a slew of key Beacon Hill and congressional primaries.


Delahunt invites Gov. Patrick to DC

Congressman William Delahunt has asked Governor Patrick to go to Washington to tout the benefits of a new prescription drug monitoring system that Delahunt says should become a model for the rest of the country.