We ask that those coming to make an Adult Use purchase use one of the satellite lots shown below. What does adult use mean? Under Massachusetts law, adults 21 and over will be permitted to purchase marijuana products at licensed dispensaries. Similar programs in other states are sometimes referred to as recreational sales.
But others are making even bigger changes to operations. NETA in Brookline has announced it is open to medical patients only as of 10 a. All medical patients must order ahead before heading to the dispensary, NETA said in a notice to customers. In Northampton, NETA is currently remaining open for both medical and adult-use patients on a reserve ahead basis.
With a recommendation by a physician, patients with cancer, glaucoma, and other medical conditions can receive a registration card. The law allows for 35 state-licensed non-profit dispensaries. Marijuana dispensaries will not be able to open until after the regulations have been set. Attorney General Martha M. Coakley ruled that cities and towns cannot ban dispensaries, and can only regulate them.