Legislator warns against ‘terrible message’ of proposed pot law

11/4/16–State Sen. Viriato “Vinny” deMacedo, a Republican from Plymouth, is on a legislative task force that opposes Question 4, a statewide ballot question that asks Massachusetts voters if they want to decriminalize marijuana. “I think it sends a terrible message to our young people in the commonwealth of Massachusetts to say, ‘We’re okay with this despite everything going on in our society,'” said deMacedo. Read