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A medical marijuana dispensary has been given conditional approval for 21 Milk Street in Boston. Image: Jessica Bartlett
 
The Boston Zoning Board of Appeals has given conditional approval to open a medical marijuana dispensary on Milk Street.

cannabis and smoke
 
If public opinion is any indication, nationwide marijuana legalization might not be such a pipe dream after all.

T-shirts for sale in Albion, Ill. declare that though Albion has a medical marijuana farm, residents can't buy alcohol in local stores. | Becky Schlikerman/Sun-Times
Becky Schlikerman ~ Chicago Sun-Times ~
 
If you want a bottle of booze in downstate Albion, you have to drive out of town.
But the Edwards County town of less than 2,000 residents is the site of a huge medical marijuana farm.

Cannabis Bud/Photo: WeedWorthy.com
 
In California this week, the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors revised its water code to declare marijuana cultivation a form of water waste.

Image courtesy: silverstaterelief.com
Landon Miller ~ KTVN.com ~
 
Despite two years of delays, the state’s first MMJ dispensary is ready to open its doors.

Exhibitor at NYC Cannabis Trade Show
 
Exhibitors at  cannabis expo in New York City 'play the game' when it comes to displaying their wares

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