City Of Las Vegas Approves Medical Marijuana In City Limits

NEVADA:  The Las Vegas City Council voted Wednesday to allow medical marijuana dispensaries with its city limits.

The council voted 5-2 Wednesday to move forward with setting regulations for the businesses, which could be open by the time state regulations are finalized this year.

Those voting against the move said they were concerned about allowing the sale of a drug that’s still illegal under federal law.

Nevada voters approved medical marijuana in 2000, but that law provided no legal way for patients to obtain the drug except to grow it themselves.

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