Top 5 Events: April 2018

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Each month, MRCC compiles a list of the top 5 cannabis events happening in Massachusetts. These events often provide opportunities to expand your network, access educational seminars, workshops, recreational gatherings, and festivals in Massachusetts. Scroll down to see what’s in store for this month. Saturday April 7th 6 PM – 10 PMWorcester Massachusetts Lodge of Elks #243 233 Mill Street, … Read More

2 IMPORTANT CANNABIS MEETINGS HAPPENING DURING FINAL PUBLIC HEARINGS

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_________________________________________________________________________________ Boston, MA Feb 5th, 2018 – Two important public meetings are happening this week during the final CCC listening tour:  A Joint Committee on Marijuana Policy  Executive meeting and a Cannabis Advisory Board Market Participation public meeting. CALL TO ACTION: Contact the Joint Committee on Marijuana Policy. Tell them to advocate for Bill S.1063, Bill S.1075, & Bill H.2785. The … Read More

Top 10 MRCC highlights of 2017

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by Joe Gilmore The picture above marks the beginning of a movement rooted in a collaborative effort to repair the damages caused by marijuana prohibition. All four founders derive from organizations like Students for Sensible Drug Policy and the Cannabis Cultural Association.  Together, the quartet organized communities to register voters, knock on doors, table on campus, and make thousands of phone … Read More

3 Things You Should Know About the Massachusetts Cannabis Draft Regulations

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Licensing fees, for more information become a member. A marijuana social consumption establishment may buy marijuana from licensed marijuana establishments and sell single servings of marijuana to consumers for on-site consumption. They are broken up into two separate licenses: primary use and mixed use. Primary Use: A primary use marijuana social consumption license shall be required for any commercial enterprise … Read More

Top 5 Cannabis Events: January 2018

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Each month, MRCC compiles a list of the top 5 cannabis events happening in Massachusetts. These events often provide opportunities to expand your network, access to educational seminars, workshops, recreational gatherings, and festivals in Massachusetts. Scroll down to see what’s in store for this month. TUESDAY January 9 10:30am-2:30pm Massachusetts Gaming Commission Public Meeting Space 101 Federal St, 12th Floor, … Read More

Still Human: A Call for the Humanization of the Formerly Incarcerated

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Boston, MA – Last Monday at the University of Massachusetts Boston, Students for Sensible Drug Policy and the Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council teamed up to raise awareness around injustices and critical roadblocks faced by formerly incarcerated individuals. The student group and local nonprofit hosted “Still Human: Record Sealing and Justice Reform in MA.” Boston Legal Services, Pauline Quirion Cannabis Control … Read More

Top 5 Events: October 2017

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Stay connected with your local cannabis industry. Each month, MRCC compiles a list of the top 5 cannabis events happening in Massachusetts. These events often provide opportunities to expand your network, access to educational seminars, workshops, recreational gatherings, and festivals in Massachusetts. Scroll down to see what’s in store for this month. Cannabis Control Commission Public Listening Sessions: The Cannabis … Read More

TOP 5 Reasons Massachusetts Needs to Take Marijuana Seriously

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Stand up! Although cannabis was #legalized in Massachusetts, 2016, towns still have the ability to ban marijuana establishments in their districts. BANNED establishments include: cultivation facilities, co-ops, labs, processors, manufacturers, and dispensaries. Municipalities will be making these decisions at their local town hall meetings. [ CLICK HERE to find the date and time of your next local town hall meeting … Read More