Massachusetts Town’s Medical Marijuana Moratorium
In the 2012 election Massachusetts became the 18th state to legalize marijuana for medicinal use when 63% of voters approved Question 3. The law gave the Department of Health 120 days to decide on statewide regulations. But, some Massachusetts towns are attempting to pass preemptive measures that would buy them more time to figure out how to deal with potential pot dispensaries.
This week the town of Burlington, MA approved a moratorium on dispensaries that effectively prohibits pot …More