For Longtime Advocate Of Legal Marijuana In Massachusetts The Time Has Finally Arrived

Dec 16, 2016

Dick Evans, Northampton attorney and longtime advocate for marijuana legalization

       Massachusetts on Thursday began a new era of legalized marijuana.

        Dick Evans, a Northampton attorney, tried for 40 years to lift the prohibition on marijuana possession and sales in the state.

        He was chairman of the campaign to pass Question 4, the ballot referendum that put the new marijuana law in place.   

        WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with Evans.