Massachusetts Medical Society: Who Else is Opposing the Ballot Question to Legalize Recreational Marijuana?

Who Else is Opposing the Ballot Question to Legalize Recreational Marijuana?

Recreational Marijuana Ballot Question

These physician groups in Massachusetts oppose Question 4:

  • Massachusetts Medical Society
  • Massachusetts Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Massachusetts Chapter of the American College of Physicians
  • Massachusetts Academy of Family Physicians
  • Massachusetts Section, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Massachusetts Psychiatric Society
  • Massachusetts Gastroenterology Association
  • Massachusetts Society of Neurosurgeons
  • Massachusetts Association of Practicing Urologists

The Campaign for a Safe and Healthy Massachusetts, which includes

  • Governor Charlie Baker (R)
  • Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (D)
  • Attorney General Maura Healey (D)
  • House Speaker Robert DeLeo (D)
  • A bipartisan coalition of more than 100 legislators from across Massachusetts
  • Massachusetts Medical Society
  • Massachusetts Hospital Association
  • Association for Behavioral Healthcare
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness, Mass. Chapter
  • Associated Industries of Massachusetts
  • Retailers Association of Massachusetts
  • Association of School Superintendents
  • Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD)
  • Massachusetts Chiefs of Police
  • Massachusetts Sheriffs Association
  • All Massachusetts District Attorneys
  • Massachusetts Municipal Association

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