Over at In the Weeds, our Firm’s blog on the developments in cannabis law, my colleague Joseph McNelis shares a breaking development at the intersection of cannabis law and employment discrimination law.  This legal intersection poses a complicated series of questions, requiring courts to weigh the illegality of cannabis under federal law with state

In the November 2012 election, Massachusetts voters overwhelmingly approved a ballot initiative to legalize medical marijuana.  The law went into effect on January 1, 2013.

Massachusetts now joins 17 other states and Washington D.C. in legalizing medical marijuana use.  We previously wrote about some of the difficulties employers face under those other laws