Kay Lazar

Lazar is a health reporter who focuses on aging, sports medicine, and public health. Her experience combines more than two decades of print and broadcast reporting. She previously worked as a news writer and producer at ABC and CBS radio networks.

Latest stories

Rejected marijuana firm gaining support

By Shelley Murphy , Globe Staff

Local leaders are pleading the case of a medical marijuana company that the state rejected for allegedly misrepresenting support.

Change at the top in bid for marijuana permits

By Kay Lazar, Shelley Murphy and Todd Wallack , Globe Staff

The executive director of a firm that won provisional licenses for two Mass. dispensaries resigned this weekend.

Marijuana company defends chief’s false claims of college degree

By Kay Lazar and Todd Wallack , Globe Staff

A company official said he and other executives would be willing to let go of Kevin Fisher in order to retain their medical marijuana dispensary licenses.

State halts 2 cannabis permits

By Kay Lazar, Todd Wallack and Shelley Murphy , Globe Staff

It’s the latest detour for the state’s fraught effort to license medical marijuana shops.