Dan Adams

A Massachusetts native and graduate of Emerson College, Dan Adams joined the Globe in 2011. He initially worked for the Globe’s West section and later in the Metro department as a breaking news and features reporter. Since 2014, Adams has served as a general assignment business reporter with a special focus on the alcohol and marijuana industries.

Latest stories

Mass. is getting one step closer to legal marijuana sales

By , Globe Staff

The Cannabis Control Commission is pushing to write a first draft of new rules permitting the legal sale of marijuana by the end of the year.

Back Bay resident says diatribe against marijuana dispensary was an attempt at satire

By , Globe Staff

Ollie Curme’s attempts fell flat. But he says he’s in full support of the dispensary’s efforts to move into the neighborhood.

Boston zoning board OK’s Newbury St. medical marijuana dispensary

By , Globe Staff

Neighbors who oppose the project say they’re considering legal action.

Marijuana activists, companies clash over recreational rules

By , Globe Staff

A controversial policy memo circulated by dispensaries drew accusations of racism and protectionism.