After launching a series of television and digital ads, supporters of recreational marijuana are now taking their message above the streets of Las Vegas.
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U.S. Sen. Harry Reid on Tuesday voiced serious concerns about Question 2, the Nevada referendum on the Nov. 8 ballot that could legalize recreational use of marijuana for adults over 21 years of age.
The Nevada Sheriffs’ and Chiefs’ Association announced Tuesday its opposition to a ballot initiative proposing to legalize marijuana for recreational use.
Don’t be surprised to see a slew of television ads touting a measure to legalize recreational marijuana use during the weeks leading up to the general election in November.
The Obama administration has decided marijuana will remain on the list of most dangerous drugs, fully rebuffing growing support across the country for broad legalization, but said it will allow more research into its medical uses.
With medical marijuana dispensaries opening throughout Clark County, Essence Vegas is hosting Wellness Wednesdays to educate patient card holders about a number of topics. In its biweekly workshop on June 15, chefs talked about edible products, explaining how to cook cannabis, properly measure baked goods so they have an even dose and what goes into infusing butter with cannabis.
A political action committee backing recreational marijuana legalization has recently seen a stream of green, as in cash.
The wait times for getting approved for a medical marijuana card are expected to be cut dramatically, thanks to a new Division of Public and Behavioral Health office in Las Vegas that will remove the need to mail the applications to Carson City.
A marijuana expert from Colorado told business leaders here on Friday that after that state legalized recreational use of the drug in 2012, workplace incidents of employees under the influence rose from 6 percent to 20 percent in the following year.
Veterans recently joined a tour of a local dispensary and testing lab to tell their stories of how medical marijuana has improved their lives since they left the military.
At the same time Nevadans will help elect a president, they will also determine whether to legalize recreational marijuana.
Workers with the state of Nevada are using regulatory power to stop many cancer patients from getting medical marijuana, in an effortto curb pot tourists from California.
Eugene Monroe, an offensive lineman for the National Football League’s Baltimore Ravens, joined a panel at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, to discuss the need for marijuana research Wednesday morning.
Nevada’s legal tests to determine if drivers are impaired by marijuana have no scientific basis, according to a study by the nation’s largest automobile club that says those laws should be scrapped.
Colorado’s tourists would be able to buy as much marijuana as residents, if a bill moving through the state Legislature passes.
As the valley’s first medical marijuana dispensaries have set up shop over the past few months, with more on the way, they’re now lighting up “four twenty” — a day of the year, which is known to both smokers and nonsmokers of marijuana as a time to celebrate cannabis culture.
Officers with the Metropolitan Police Department found several marijuana plants inside a west valley home after serving a search warrant Tuesday night.
Euphoria Wellness, a medical marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas, announced it has launched a new cannabis strain named “Segerblom Haze.”
A group pushing a November ballot measure to legalize the recreational use of small amounts of marijuana in Nevada is getting a campaign to win voter support underway.
A $1 billion electric car plant and a futuristic transportation test track are among developments North Las Vegas hopes willpay off and diversify its economy. There’s another, greener, economic development that officials hope will fatten the city’s wallet.
Lack of clarity in Nevada’s medical marijuana law opens the door for litigation over employer requirements to accommodate workers who use medicinal marijuana, lawyers told a state advisory panel Wednesday.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lawsuit filed by the states of Nebraska and Oklahoma against their neighbor Colorado over a law approved as a ballot initiative by Colorado voters in 2012 that allows the recreational use of marijuana.
Marijuana’s useful cousin hemp could soon be sprouting on test plots in Nevada after a legislative subcommittee gave final approval Thursday to regulations overseeing the pilot project.
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