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Stories on the legalization of recreational marijuana in Massachusetts
The Republican governor's legislation is based on recommendations made by a special sub-group of the Cannabis Control Commission that studied the issue.
No exact parallel to the breathalyzer yet exists for determining if someone is operating a vehicle under the influence of marijuana.
New England Treatment Access, the company that operates a retail marijuana store in Northampton, a medical dispensary in Brookline and a cultivation facility in Franklin, has agreed to a deal...
The seventh and eighth recreational marijuana stores in Massachusetts have been cleared to open as early as Saturday.
The Cannabis Control Commission is now allowing Theory Wellness, currently a medical pot operation, in Great Barrington to start selling recreational marijuana as early as Friday.
A special commission recommends Massachusetts lawmakers take up 19 measures aimed at ensuring road safety in the era of legal recreational marijuana.
Once a dog has been trained to sniff marijuana, it can't be untrained. Here & Now's Robin Young learns more from Garrett Duncan, a police officer and drug-sniffing dog handler...
Hoffman said the CCC is in a "rhythm" now that could result in four to eight new retail stores coming online each month.
It's been a big year for marijuana in Massachusetts. A year ago, anyone over 21 could legally light up a joint. There just wasn't anywhere to (legally) buy one. Here's...
Worcester officials say new retail marijuana stores and pot growing facilities could soon come to the city.
By the end of the week, there could be five retail marijuana stores open in Massachusetts.
The closest recreational marijuana store to Boston will open Saturday, after state regulators gave the final OK to Alternative Therapies Group in Salem.
So far, only one equity or economic empowerment applicant has made it beyond the first step of many in the process to open a recreational marijuana business in Boston.
A map of cannabis retailers open now, and expected to come online soon.
The busiest day was Friday after Thanksgiving when the two stores located in Northampton and Leicester reported selling nearly $480,000 combined.
Officials in the central Massachusetts town will meet with workers from the new recreational pot shop to discuss how to ease traffic concerns.
WBUR's Quincy Walters was in Leicester at one of the shops, Cultivate, to see how the first day of legal pot sales went.
Droves of people waited in long lines at NETA in Northampton for the first day of recreational marijuana sales in Massachusetts.
The Massachusetts Democrat says he's now in favor of legalizing and regulating marijuana at the federal level.
The first recreational marijuana shops in Massachusetts are now open: in Leicester and in Northampton.