Sandoval Concerned About Public Pot Lounges, CafesGov. Brian Sandoval is raising concerns about a new opinion by lawyers for the state legislature that says nothing in state law prohibits local governments from allowing marijuana consumption in businesses such as pot lounges and cafes.
Local Governments Can Approve Pot Smoking In BusinessesA state senator who helped legalize recreational marijuana in Nevada says he's optimistic residents and tourists will be allowed to smoke pot in lounges and other public places next year now that it's clear state law doesn't prohibit it.
Las Vegas Senator Wants Even-Earlier Recreational Pot LaunchA Las Vegas Democrat is seeking to start recreational marijuana sales in Nevada at least a few weeks earlier than planned — in case something extends the state's current timeline, he said at a Friday hearing.
Nevada Democrats Have Mixed Reactions as Clinton Picks KaineProminent Nevada Democrats have mixed reactions after Hillary Clinton announced that Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine will be her running mate.
Lawmaker Proposes Renaming McCarran Airport After Sen. ReidA Nevada lawmaker says he plans to propose legislation to rename the Las Vegas airport after Democratic leader Harry Reid.
Medical Pot Grower Names Strain After Sen. SegerblomA licensed Nevada marijuana grower is naming one of his new potent strains after the state lawmaker he thinks helped make medical marijuana possible.
O.J. Cited As Example Of Unnecessary Prison CostsOne state lawmaker says O.J. Simpson's incarceration is an example of Nevada's unnecessary prison costs.
State Senator Wants To Abolish Term LimitsA Las Vegas Democrat has filed a bill draft request in the Legislature to abolish term limits for state and local candidates like the ones that kept some of the likely front-runners out of this year's race for Reno mayor.
Petition Filed To Legalize Pot In NevadaA petition to allow for the legal recreational use of marijuana in Nevada has been filed in Carson City.
Lawmaker Wants Overprescribing Doctors NamedA Nevada legislator asked the drug company that makes OxyContin to turn over information about Nevada doctors suspected of overprescribing the powerful pain medication.
Governor Delays Signing Medical Pot BillA medical marijuana dispensary bill is in limbo over its potential cost.
Marijuana Dispensary Bill Clears Senate Committee Authorizing medical marijuana dispensaries in Nevada has cleared a key Senate committee.