They go on to say

“Despite the laws in place, a majority of Massachusetts’ voters favor the legalization of marijuana, according to a February 2014 joint poll by Suffolk University and the Boston Herald: 53% of Massachusetts voters expressed support for legalizing cannabis and 37% opposed the proposition ”

Full report http://mic.com/articles/128766/marijuana-legalization-massachusetts-2016-latest-on-state-s-effort-to-legalize-marijuana#.nAZwdfNas