It would have been illegal two days ago. But marijuana enthusiasts in Massachusetts can now lawfully possess and show their pot.
That’s just what some supporters of the new recreational marijuana law did in front of the State House on Thursday afternoon, as the first part of the law took effect.
As the temperature dipped well below freezing, and a stiff wind made it feel even colder, a couple dozen hardy marijuana advocates celebrated the new law. They held their marijuana buds and joints high in the air, many posing for pictures with the State House