TJM December 2nd 2018: Off to the races but also still waiting

December 2nd, 2018      
THE FAVORS
First Massachusetts shops to sell recreational marijuana pay $39,000 for police detail officers(MassLive)
THE PAPERS
Marijuana producer Curaleaf revenue nearly triples in first earnings after public listing (MarketWatch)
THE NEIGHBORS
New Jersey Advances Cannabis Legalization Bill(Cannabis Business Times)

 

 

Leicester calls emergency meeting after crowds buying marijuana cause traffic …

MassLive

Leicester officials holding emergency meeting 6 days after first legal sales of recreational pot

WHDH 7News (Video)

NETA remains busy six days after retail marijuana sales began

Western Mass News

‘It’s not fair’: Leicester residents, pummeled by traffic, air complaints over pot shop problems

Boston.com

Pot shop vows improvements after resident backlash

Boston Globe

Dispensary says traffic issues resolved — for now

Boston Business Journal

Higher Law: Bay State Marijuana Shops Open | Tracking Pot Patent Cases

Law.com (subscribers only)

 

MONEY TALKS

Marijuana Brings In The Green

New England Public Radio

Marijuana Sales Top $2.2 Million In Mass In First Week

The Fresh Toast

Commission: Over $2 million spent first week of retail pot sales

Western Mass News

Massachusetts’ Two Adult-Use Dispensaries Sold $2.2 Million Worth of Cannabis in First Five Days

Cannabis Business Times

Here’s how much was spent on recreational marijuana

Boston.com

$2.2M spent at Mass. marijuana shops in first five days of sales

WCVB Boston

Customers spent more than $2 million in first week of Mass. recreational marijuana sales

Boston Globe

Mass. Marijuana Company TILT Raises $119M, Will List On Canadian Stock Exchange

American Inno

Pot revenue stream begins amid concerns (Editorial)

MassLive

 

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BOSTON

 

 

EASTHAMPTON

 

 

LEE

 

LEICESTER

 

 

 

HAVERHILL

 

FRAMINGHAM

 

TAUNTON

 

WAREHAM

 

SALEM

 

SHREWSBURY

 

WAREHAM

 

WORCESTER

 

 

A TALE OF TWO BOSTONS

THE HIGH AND THE MARTY

 

Boston mayor on pot shops: Hope ‘taxation’s worth the human toll’
Here’s where the first recreational shopwill ‘probably’ open, according to Walsh

 

 

 

CONNECTICUT

 

 

 

 

MAINE

 

 

NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

 

NEW JERSEY

 

 

 

 

 

NEW YORK

 

 

 

RHODE ISLAND

 

 

VERMONT

 

 

 

 

FEATURED

Political poison no more, marijuana on the move

 

 

Utah Lawmakers To Debate Medical Marijuana In Monday Special Session

Marijuana Moment

 

Michigan votes to legalize recreational marijuana

The Preface

 

What’s Next for Cannabis in Michigan?

Cannabis Business Times

 

Michigan communities rebel against marijuana business

Detroit News

 

Weekly Weed News Roundup: South Korea Legalizes Medical Cannabis

Merry Jane

 

 

 

 

FEATURED

CBD drive-thru opens in Vermont

 

 

“I Am Living Testimony That Cannabis Saves Lives”

Civilized

 

Wharton Cannabis Business Club seeks to eliminate stigma

Daily Pennsylvanian

 

Data Projects Legal Retail Marijuana Sales to Grow as New States Allow Use

Stockhouse

 

Credit Union to Work With Alaska Marijuana Business in Pilot Program

Cannabis Business Times

 

More Banks Welcome Marijuana Business Accounts

Marijuana Moment

 

Man with cancer allegedly suspended from his job for using medical marijuana

Yahoo!

 

2 Marijuana Stocks to Watch This Winter and Into 2019

Motley Fool