medical marijuana massachusetts http://wamc.org en 2014: Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Reality In MA http://wamc.org/post/2014-medical-marijuana-dispensaries-reality-ma <p>As 2014 nears, medical marijuana is closer to a reality in Massachusetts.</p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 23:24:00 +0000 Jim Levulis 80669 at http://wamc.org 2014: Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Reality In MA Municipal Moratoriums Confront Medical Marijuana License Applicants http://wamc.org/post/municipal-moratoriums-confront-medical-marijuana-license-applicants <p>Voters in Massachusetts overwhelmingly approved legalizing medical marijuana in 2012. But many local communities are putting temporary bans in place as the deadline for final applications for state licensed marijuana treatment centers approaches.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> About a third of the state’s 351 cities and towns have put in place moratoriums on medical marijuana treatment centers, according to the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office. Springfield is the largest city in the state to adopt a moratorium. It was approved by the city council Monday night.</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 16:26:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 76573 at http://wamc.org Municipal Moratoriums Confront Medical Marijuana License Applicants Pittsfield Residents Hear Proposal for Medical Marijuana Dispensary http://wamc.org/post/pittsfield-residents-hear-proposal-medical-marijuana-dispensary <p>Residents in Pittsfield, Massachusetts have heard from members of an organization looking to open a medical marijuana dispensary in the city.</p><p>Nial DeMena is the Director of Operations for <a href="http://www.mannawellness.org/" target="_blank">Manna Wellness</a>.</p><p>&ldquo;We&rsquo;re looking to be the first LEED-certified registered marijuana dispensary in the country,&rdquo; said DeMena.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 22:34:00 +0000 Jim Levulis 75350 at http://wamc.org Pittsfield Residents Hear Proposal for Medical Marijuana Dispensary