City Can't Stop Medical Pot Shop From Going Recreational

Law360 (January 27, 2020, 9:44 PM EST) -- A Massachusetts state judge on Friday struck down a Cambridge, Massachusetts, ordinance that blocked existing medical marijuana dispensaries in the city from applying to sell recreational marijuana for two years, saying the rule clashed with the state's marijuana laws.

Medical marijuana dispensary Revolutionary Clinics won a preliminary injunction against the city ordinance after Superior Court Associate Justice Kathleen McCarthy agreed that the ordinance went beyond Massachusetts' Cannabis Control Commission's rules about who can apply to sell recreational pot.

Revolutionary Clinics made the case that it was losing money by only selling marijuana to people with medical needs, the justice wrote....

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