"In my personal and professional experiences, cannabis helps to manage, reduce, and relieve symptoms of many chronic conditions and disease states. Cannabinoid therapeutics is just another treatment modality that should be on the table for all people in need."
Talking Joints Memo
With regulations for recreational cannabis almost in place, here’s what you need to know
We’ll be back soon with our analysis of the Mass regs shortly (read the latest update from the CCC here, including all about their "secret shopper" program), but for now here is a look into your crystal bowl…
It sounded like a toilet being catapulted into a brick wall. I was walking down the street in Portland, Oregon, where I traveled last week to meet with friends from across the US and Canada who work at newspapers like DigBoston, and suddenly my whole existence flashed before my eyes.
"We don’t want the people who were locked up in the first place to be locked out of opportunities in this space."
Mass cannabis advocates call out governor, lawmakers for targeting small biz opps
"We are trying to be a less corporate, more approachable dispensary that participates in and shapes the latest trends in the cannabis world."
We aren’t talking about the Gap running out of size 4 skinny jeans for a week. We are talking about medicine that allows people to function and sometimes even to live.
With hearings coming up, here’s where the proposed Mass regulations fall short
“After football games I just wanted to relax, but sometimes I couldn’t because my body was so sore,” Martin says. “Cannabis relieved the pain and helped me rest.”