Demand Soaring At State’s Lone Marijuana Dispensary

In just two months of operation, the state’s first and only medical marijuana dispensary has provided cannabis to 1,500 patients.

MASSACHUSETTS:  The executive director of the state’s first and only medical marijuana dispensary said this week that in just two months of operation, it provided cannabis to 1,500 patients — the first measure of consumer demand for the product in Massachusetts. That dispensary, Alternative Therapies Group in Salem,was granted permission by state regulators on Wednesday Read the full article…

Massachusetts Issues First Medical Marijuana License

A report by the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) has found that Jamaica remains the largest illicit producer and exporter of cannabis herb in Central America and the Caribbean.

MASSACHUSETTS:  The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has issued the state’s first certificate of registration for a marijuana dispensary. The certificate was given to Alternative Therapies Group, Inc., allowing it to begin growing marijuana for medical use. Before the company is allowed to sell or transport marijuana, the dispensary will need to undergo additional oversight, Read the full article…