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Marijuana Laws In Massachusetts
- The medical use of marijuana is legal in Massachusetts under strict regulatory conditions. The qualifying patients must be over 18 years of age and have approval from a physician and should be certified by the state. Anyone who fulfills these criteria is legally allowed to possess a 2-month supply of marijuana.
- Crohn’s disease
- Hepatitis C
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Parkinson’s disease
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- People over the age of 21 years who have a government-issued ID are legally allowed to purchase and use recreational marijuana. However, the recreational use of marijuana in the form of smoking, vaping, or edibles, is not allowed in public places or on federal land.
- Registered medical marijuana patients are allowed by the law to grow up to 12 flowering plants and 12 vegetative plants in their homes. For adult use, consumers cannot grow more than 6 cannabis plants.