Medical Marijuana Comes To More States

February 17th, 2013 by admin Leave a reply »

Josh Goulette examines packages of different types of marijuana before purchasing at  Canuvo medical marijuana dispensary in Biddeford, Maine. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Josh Goulette examines packages of different types of marijuana before purchasing at Canuvo medical marijuana dispensary in Biddeford, Maine. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

A page of the menu of products offered at  Canuvo medical marijuana dispensary in Biddeford, Maine. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

A page of the menu of products offered at Canuvo medical marijuana dispensary in Biddeford, Maine (click to enlarge). (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Medical marijuana is now legal in 18 states and Washington, D.C.

In Massachusetts, a new medical marijuana law just went into effect January 1. That means that up to 35 marijuana dispensaries could eventually open.

What might they look like? Here Now’s Sacha Pfeiffer went to Maine to find out.

In that state, eight dispensaries have opened over the last couple of years, including one in the city of Biddeford.

Article source: http://hereandnow.wbur.org/2013/02/13/medical-marijuana-maine

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