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Many see licensing process as a sham

He saw the question coming, but then who wouldn’t? Having failed to receive a recommendation from the Clark County Commission for a coveted state medical marijuana dispensary license for Southern Nevada, the jilted applicant knew he’d be asked if he was just a sore loser.

Segerblom breath of fresh air on pot

If you want to know where the medicinal marijuana issue is going in Nevada, don’t sweat the future location of the pot shop nearest you. Instead, just drop by Richard “Tick” Segerblom’s downtown law office.

Report no surprise to Metro’s Lombardo

Metro Assistant Sheriff Joe Lombardo said this week’s generally positive U.S. Department of Justice progress report shows the department has made substantial strides in an effort to improve its use-of-force policies. But the report’s findings didn’t surprise him.