Nevada

May 3, 2019

Cannabis Lounges Are Coming to Las Vegas—but Not the Strip

Approval by the Las Vegas City Council has dispensary owners primed to open extravagant consumption lounges. The post Cannabis Lounges Are Coming to Las Vegas—but Not the Strip appeared first on Leafly.
May 10, 2019

New Nevada Law to Reveal Names of Cannabis Store Owners

The new law makes public the identity of marijuana license applicants and the method the state uses to score and rank bids. The post New Nevada Law to Reveal Names of Cannabis Store Owners appeared first on Leafly.
June 10, 2019

Las Vegas OK’d Cannabis Lounges but Nevada Just Said No

The big gaming companies didn’t want the competition in Las Vegas, so it’ll be at least July 2021 before the first lounge opens. The post Las Vegas OK’d Cannabis Lounges but Nevada Just Said No appeared first on Leafly.
August 30, 2019

New Nevada Cannabis Shops Set to Open in Coming Weeks

LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than a dozen new dispensaries could open in Nevada’s booming retail marijuana market in coming weeks, after a judge gave the go-ahead Thursday to companies that underwent background checks and won licenses. State marijuana regulators said as many as 36 […]
October 10, 2019

Rudy Giuliani’s Ukraine fixers indicted in US cannabis corruption scheme

David DownsOctober 10, 2019   Share   Print Lev Parnas, left, and Igor Fruman, right, associates of Rudy Giuliani, were arrested on a four-count indictment. The men had key roles in Giuliani’s efforts to launch a Ukrainian corruption investigation against Biden and his son, Hunter. […]
October 11, 2019

Indicted Ukrainians sought Nevada cannabis licenses in all the wrong ways

Chris KudialisOctober 11, 2019   Share   Print (bluejayphoto/iStock) Two Ukrainian associates of Rudy Giuliani were arrested on Wednesday night and charged with funneling foreign money into US elections, an illegal activity. The headlines have been dominated by the pair’s alleged donations to a pro-Trump […]
October 22, 2019

As licensing snafu drags on, Nevada cannabis industry braces for trial

Chris KudialisOctober 22, 2019   Share   Print (lucky-photographer/iStock) Andrew Jolley, founder of Las Vegas cannabis store The Source, felt like he hit the jackpot in December when the application scores for a small number of retail cannabis licenses were announced. After applying for eight […]
October 24, 2019

Mayor Pete gets schooled at a ‘tidy’ Las Vegas cannabis grow

Chris KudialisOctober 24, 2019   Share   Print The boyish grin and clean-cut persona. The white button-up shirt with rolled-up sleeves. The uncanny resemblance to Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens. It was all there Wednesday in Las Vegas as South Bend, Indiana mayor and […]