Nevada gov worried about Amsterdam-like marijuana lounges, cafes

Published: Sep 13, 2017, 3:43 pm • Updated: Sep 13, 2017, 3:43 pm By The Associated Press RENO, Nev. — Gov. Brian Sandoval is raising concerns about a new opinion by the Legislative Counsel Bureau that says nothing in state law prohibits local governments from allowing marijuana consumption in businesses…

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Second-biggest city in Nevada lifts weed ban; sales could start in weeks

Published: Sep 6, 2017, 12:51 pm • Updated: Sep 6, 2017, 12:51 pm By Chris Kudialis, Las Vegas Sun Pot shoppers in Henderson will soon be able to legally purchase the plant for recreational use after the Henderson City Council voted Tuesday to end a moratorium that had been in…

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Update: Nevada liquor group loses appeal over marijuana transport rules

Published: Aug 29, 2017, 1:07 pm • Updated: Aug 29, 2017, 7:43 pm By Scott Sonner, The Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada regulators said Tuesday they’ll open up the state’s cannabis distribution system to businesses other than alcohol wholesalers after rejecting an appeal by a liquor group that…

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Nevada Gaming Commission worried about legal weed drawing federal attention

Published: Aug 22, 2017, 3:05 pm • Updated: Aug 22, 2017, 3:05 pm By The Associated Press LAS VEGAS — The Nevada Gaming Commission hopes to address the problems the state’s legalization of recreational marijuana present during an upcoming special meeting. The Las Vegas Sun reports the commission will meet…

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Big change: Nevada to start handing out weed distribution licenses beyond liquor wholesalers

Published: Aug 11, 2017, 3:09 pm • Updated: Aug 11, 2017, 4:24 pm By The Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada marijuana regulators have decided to start issuing pot distribution licenses to businesses other than liquor wholesalers to keep up with overwhelming demand since legal recreational sales began July…

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“Bonanza” for Las Vegas: Nevada Sen. Tick Segerblom talks social use, cannabis law issues in Denver

Published: Jul 31, 2017, 10:03 am • Updated: Jul 31, 2017, 10:45 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Public consumption of cannabis is the “next frontier” and the next big legal hurdle for Nevada and other legalized states, said Tick Segerblom, a state senator representing Las Vegas. All eyes…

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Medical marijuana patient asks Nevada Supreme Court to reconsider his case

Published: Jul 28, 2017, 2:13 pm • Updated: Jul 28, 2017, 2:13 pm By Scott Sonner, The Associated Press RENO, Nev. — A medical marijuana patient is asking the Nevada Supreme Court to reconsider its refusal to end mandatory state registration and fees for medical pot cards now that marijuana…

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