MASS is high on high tech to track medical marijuana

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MASSACHUSETTS: Medical marijuana is about to become a high-tech endeavor in Massachusetts, with the state exploring the acquisition of what is likely to be a multimillion-dollar IT program to monitor the so-called seed-to-sale production, transport and handling of what will continue to be a controlled substance. The state is soliciting for consultants to advise regulators of Read the full article…

MASS is high on high tech to track medical marijuana

MASSACHUSETTS: Medical marijuana is about to become a high-tech endeavor in Massachusetts, with the state exploring the acquisition of what is likely to be a multimillion-dollar IT program to monitor the so-called seed-to-sale production, transport and handling of what will continue to be a controlled substance. The state is soliciting for consultants to advise regulators of Read the full article…

Local Mass. Law Enforcement: Minorities not targeted for marijuana possession

Local police and elected officials say law enforcement agencies in Bristol County do not target minorities for marijuana possession as suggested by a recent report by the American Civil Liberties Union.

MASSACHUSETTS: Local police and elected officials say law enforcement agencies in Bristol County do not target minorities for marijuana possession as suggested by a recent report by the American Civil Liberties Union. “Absolutely not. I haven’t seen any evidence of it,” Somerset Police Chief Joseph Ferreira said. “Our arrests are based on the facts of the Read the full article…

Poll: War on marijuana not worth the cost

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A Suffolk University’s poll taken June 24 included more than just questions about Markey and Gomez. There was also a question about the drug war, and specifically the war on marijuana.. MASSACHUSETTS: This writer believes that once our not-so-brave politicians explain the war on drugs’ true cost, the American people will scream for a cease-fire. Read the full article…