The New England Farm Workers Council won’t have to pay back any money to the state.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick says he’s not concerned by word that medical marijuana dispensaries are going to open later than first thought.
Just four of the 20 licenses granted on Friday are in the central and western counties of the state.
By the end of this month, Massachusetts will give out the first ever licenses for medical marijuana dispensaries, up to 35 in all. This follows a ballot measure approved by voters in 2012.
Massachusetts is a step closer to knowing where medical marijuana dispensaries will open.
158 proposals for medical marijuana dispensaries in Massachusetts made it through the first round of the application process last month.