MedMen, whose stores resemble Apple retail shops with tablets on wooden tables, will open a 7,000 square foot store — its largest in the U.S. — near Resorts World next summer.
The Mormon church joined lawmakers, the governor and advocates to back a deal Thursday that would legalize medical marijuana in conservative Utah after months of fierce debate.
MJardin Group, a manager of cannabis facilities around North America, said it is looking to invest as much as $30 million into the Nevada marijuana market as recreational sales boom.
The Coca-Cola Company said Monday it is “closely watching” the expanding use of a cannabis element in drinks, another sign cannabis and cannabis-infused products are getting more acceptance in mainstream culture and a harder look from long-established pillars of American business.
Despite more marijuana licenses available from the state, parts of rural Nevada continue to shun the business.
Nearly 20 percent of marijuana products in California have failed tests for potency and purity since the state started requiring the checks on July 1, a failure rate some in the industry say has more to do with unrealistic standards and technical glitches than protecting consumer safety.
CWNevada, one of the state’s largest cannabis companies, faces six separate lawsuits alleging fraud, failure to pay lenders on time and, in one case,misappropriation of intellectual property.
Clark County could see as many as 31 new recreational marijuana stores open based on the number of licenses the state has available.
Before Matthew Miller harvests marijuana this fall from his fields in southern Oregon, he’ll have to notify the state for the first time ever — a process that could bring inspectors to make sure none of his pot is being illegally diverted.
A growing dispute over where legal marijuana can be delivered in California is unsettling the nation’s largest pot market.