Can Freemasons be practicing Catholics?

The Code of Canon Law of 1983 does NOT name Freemasonry as a forbidden association. Does this mean that Freemasons in The Church can now be considered “practicing catholics?” Please advise ASAP. Thanks and God bless!

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