NORTH ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WPRI) -- Officials in North Attleboro are looking to stop medical marijuana dispensaries from opening this year.
According to the Attleboro Sun, the town is considering putting a one year moratorium on opening treatment centers.
Massachusetts voters approved the legalization of medial marijuana last November, but town officials reportedly need more time to create zoning regulations.
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