Massachusetts board cautions cannabis firms about evading permit limit rules

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Massachusetts regulators warned they’ll crack down on any marijuana businesses that try to skirt license limits – and then look to mislead the state about ownership relationships.

The warning by the state’s Cannabis Control Commission followed an investigative report by The Boston Globe.

The newspaper reviewed some tactics certain firms appeared to use in attempts to become more dominant players in Massachusetts’ recreational cannabis market.

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