State begins writing weed regs

The panel that will study and make recommendations on regulating marijuana in Massachusetts — the first piece of a growing regulatory structure — is on track to be finalized by the end of the week when the governor names the final five members.

Nichole Snow, president and executive director of the Massachusetts Patient Advocacy Alliance, will also serve on the board and named Michael Latulippe, a medical marijuana patient who works with the alliance, to the board on Tuesday.

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