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Cape Cod’s first recreational cannabis dispensary will be operated by Curaleaf

Cape Cod’s first recreational cannabis dispensary will be operated by Curaleaf

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 27, 2020

The first recreational cannabis dispensary in Cape Cod is about to open its doors. Curaleaf Holdings Inc. – a leading vertically integrated cannabis operator – will operate the pot shop, which is expected to begin ushering in customers on January 29 in the downtown Provincetown.  A meeting set to ...

FBI: Cannabis arrests dropped in Massachusetts, but minorities are still four times more likely to be arrested than Caucasians

FBI: Cannabis arrests dropped in Massachusetts, but minorities are still four times more likely to be arrested than Caucasians

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

October 4, 2017

According to new FBI data, almost all Massachusetts municipalities and law enforcement agencies saw cannabis arrest rates drop in 2014 while minorities were still arrested for cannabis-related crimes four times more frequently than their Caucasian peers. In 2016, only 308 arrests for cannabis po...

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