Legalized pot a ‘go’ in Massachusetts
By Evan Lips | November 9, 2016, 1:12 EST
BOSTON — It’s now legal in Massachusetts to be at least one toke over the line.
Voters on Tuesday overwhelmingly backed a ballot question that sought to regulate marijuana in the same way as alcohol, meaning that the Bay State is now the first state on the East Coast to adopt such a measure.
Massachusetts just became the first state on the East Coast to legalize marijuana! pic.twitter.com/NGCBBOAtWm
— Marijuana Majority (@JoinTheMajority) November 9, 2016
Said pro-marijuana advocate Jim Borghesani amid the banjo strains of Mumford & Sons at an election night party in Boston , “our job now is to make sure this law gets regulated on time.”
— Martha Bebinger (@mbebinger) November 9, 2016
— Brad Avery (@BradAvery_MW) November 9, 2016
— Colin A. Young (@ColinAYoung) November 9, 2016