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After landlord’s change of heart, West Coast marijuana brand Cookies could land in Harvard Square

Raj Dhanda says he has seen the light — and it’s green.

Back in 2017, the Harvard Square landlord filed a federal racketeering lawsuit to prevent the Healthy Pharms medical marijuana dispensary from opening near his Galleria building, calling such businesses “bad neighbors” and essentially claiming its backers were part of an organized criminal group conspiring to violate the US government’s prohibition on the drug. Experts said the case and several others like it threatened to dismantle the fragile legal ceasefire between state and federal cannabis laws — and in turn, the industry built on it.

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