Nevada Tax Commission extends emergency marijuana sales regulations

Published: Nov 3, 2017, 1:50 pm • Updated: Nov 3, 2017, 1:51 pm By The Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Nevada Tax Commission voted to extend the existing emergency regulations allowing recreational marijuana licensing and sales for another 120 days. The Nevada Appeal reports permanent regulations, which were…

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Nevada marijuana sales eclipse $33 million for August 2017

Published: Oct 23, 2017, 7:57 pm • Updated: Oct 23, 2017, 8:01 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Nevada marijuana sales are sizzling. Dispensaries sold more than $ 33 million in recreational cannabis products in August, the state’s second month of adult-use sales, according to The Cannabist’s calculations on…

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Recreational sales could start this weekend in another big Nevada city

Published: Oct 18, 2017, 2:34 pm • Updated: Oct 18, 2017, 2:53 pm By The Associated Press HENDERSON, Nev. — A city outside Las Vegas has approved the sale of recreational marijuana nearly four months after sales began across Nevada. The Henderson City Council on Tuesday approved applications from five…

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Nevada sells a lot more weed in its adult-use rollout than other states

Published: Sep 29, 2017, 7:18 pm • Updated: Sep 29, 2017, 8:12 pm By Scott Sonner, The Associated Press RENO, Nev. — The first month of legal sales of recreational marijuana in Nevada significantly outpaced the opening month of sales in other states where it’s legal for adult use. The…

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Nevada reaps $3.7M in tax revenue in first month of recreational marijuana sales

Published: Sep 28, 2017, 7:06 pm • Updated: Sep 28, 2017, 8:12 pm By The Associated Press RENO, Nev. — State tax officials say the first month of legal sales of recreational marijuana in Nevada brought in more than $ 3.5 million in tax revenue. Nevada Tax Department spokeswoman Stephanie…

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Can Nevada casinos cash in on cannabis industry without breaking federal law?

Published: Sep 21, 2017, 7:59 am • Updated: Sep 21, 2017, 8:36 am By Regina Garcia Cano, The Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval on Wednesday ordered a committee to make policy recommendations on the interactions between the state’s long-established gambling industry and a budding, yet exceedingly…

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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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