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.
Gone to Pot: Former Raider Sells Weed in Las VegasFormer Raider Frank Hawkins didn't set out to be in the marijuana business in the town where he grew up -- yet now he sits in a back office at Nevada Wellness Center, amid strains of marijuana with names like Devil's Lettuce, Silver Back Gorilla and Black Afghan.
Nevada Gaming Commission to Discuss Weed, CasinosThe Nevada Gaming Commission hopes to address the problems the state's legalization of recreational marijuana present during an upcoming special meeting.
Judge Clears Way for More Nevada Pot LicensesA judge cleared the way Thursday for Nevada to allow more businesses to move marijuana from growers to stores in an effort to keep up with overwhelming demand since recreational pot sales began last month.
Clark County Warns Pot Industry Against Promoting Public UseOfficials in Las Vegas are warning the recreational marijuana industry against any advertising that can be considered promoting public consumption.
Judge Halts Nevada Marijuana Regulators' Licensing MoveFor now, Nevada marijuana regulators won't be able to issue pot distribution licenses to businesses other than liquor wholesalers after all.
Medical Pot Patient Seeks NV Supreme Court RehearingA 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 is legal statewide for recreational use.