Digipath’s Todd Denkin On The Passage of Recreational Cannabis in Nevada and Impact On Lab Testing Market

As the Nevada recreational market becomes operational, the increase in the number of potential consumers and cultivation facilities is expected to push the industry's focus towards more standardized cannabis lab testing

NEVADA: Digipath, an independent cannabis lab testing and media firm, believes that Nevada’s recent approval of the recreational use of cannabis will push the industry to more standardized lab testing practices, resulting in a highly favorable long-term impact on Nevada’s cannabis lab testing market. The combination of shifting public opinion and success experienced over the past Read the full article…

GrowGeneration Opens 10,000 Sq. Ft. Nevada Retail Distribution Center, Continues its West Region Expansion Plan

GrowGeneration Expands To Nevada

NEVADA: GrowGeneration, one of the largest specialty retail hydroponic and organic gardening store chains, selling to both the commercial and home cannabis markets, with currently 10 locations in Colorado and 1 location in California, today announced that it has signed a 5-year lease on a 10,000 square foot facility in Las Vegas, Nevada for its 12th store. The Las Vegas location will serve as retail Read the full article…

Legalization of Cannabis Pending in Nine States

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NEW YORK: Americans are more open minded about legalizations of Cannabis than ever before. A recent Gallup poll shows that about 60% of Americans support legal cannabis use. The surprising parts about this poll is the rising support for cannabis reform across all age groups. Take this into perspective and now you have nine states Read the full article…

Las Vegas Police Face Civil Rights Lawsuit Over Medical Marijuana Arrests

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By Carri Geer ThevenotLas Vegas Review-Journal NEVADA: A former Las Vegas woman claims she and a guest were falsely imprisoned in 2013 after police searched her home and illegally confiscated her supply of medical marijuana. Courtney Rogalski, a medical marijuana patient who now lives in Canada, and California resident Westley McNeal filed a civil rights Read the full article…

Henderson Approves 4th Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Andrew Jolley, the co-owner and CEO of The Source's parent company, said the dispensary plans to apply for building permits in a few weeks and could be open by the new year.

By Eric HartleyLas Vegas Review-Journal NEVADA:  The Henderson City Council approved a medical marijuana dispensary Tuesday night that plans to open on Eastern Avenue, south of the 215 Beltway. The Henderson City Council approved a medical marijuana dispensary Tuesday night that plans to open on Eastern Avenue, south of the 215 Beltway. The Source Henderson Read the full article…

First Marijuana Dispensary In Las Vegas Area Opens

The first legal medical marijuana dispensary in Clark County opened Monday.

NEVADA:  It was a moment more than two years in the making — or 17 years, depending on how you look at it. The first legal medical marijuana dispensary in Clark County opened Monday morning and made its first sales to invited customers. Euphoria Wellness, a shop in the southwest Las Vegas Valley, is one of 40 dispensaries approved for Clark County Read the full article…

Alcohol Wholesalers Pushing For Recreational Marijuana Initiative

If the 2016 ballot to legalize marijuana is approved, wholesale alcohol distributors would have the exclusive right to distribute marijuana for the first 18 months of the industry’s existence.

NEVADA:  Alcohol wholesalers play a crucial role in providing the Las Vegas economy with an important lubricant — and they have the political clout to match. Now, many of those same companies are angling for a piece of what could be Nevada’s next big vice — recreational marijuana. The 2016 ballot will feature a measure Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Goes On Sale In Sparks With Opening Of State’s First Dispensary

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NEVADA:  Nevada residents racked with pains and disorders have another option to costly pharmaceutical drugs and procedures: a legal dose of marijuana. Patients filled the lobby last Friday for the opening of Silver State Relief, a new clinic on east Greg Street in Sparks that specializes in selling medical marijuana. Smoking marijuana for fun is Read the full article…

1st Legal Medical Pot Sold In Nevada 15 Years After Approval

Medical marijuana was sold legally in the state for the first time Friday at a dispensary in Sparks.

NEVADA:  Fifteen years after Nevadans voted to legalize it, medical marijuana was sold legally in the state for the first time Friday at a dispensary in a strip mall about 5 miles east of downtown Reno. Dressed in polo shirts, tie-dyes and button-downs, about 75 people with medical marijuana cards lined up outside Silver State Read the full article…

Nevada’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary To Open

The first medical marijuana dispensary in Nevada is finally set to open in Sparks.

NEVADA:  The first medical marijuana dispensary in Nevada is finally set to open in Sparks. Silver State Relief will open its doors Friday. The dispensary’s general manager Aron Swan says his team is ready for business after spending nearly two years getting things ready. Silver State Relief sourced its marijuana plants from local card holders, Read the full article…