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Recreational marijuana sales on track to begin July 1

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) – Despite a pending legal challenge, recreational marijuana sales are on track to begin July 1. The Nevada Department of Taxation plans to issue recreational retail licenses this week, according to spokeswoman Stephanie Klapstein. Some of the approved retailers include medical marijuana dispensaries already operating in Las Vegas, like Sahara Wellness. Business partner […]

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Categories: 420, Dispensaries, Economy, Enforcement, Legalization, Nevada, Recreational

Mexico just legalized medical marijuana

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto signed a decree this week legalizing medical marijuana. The measure also classified the psychoactive ingredient in the drug as '"therapeutic.'" The new policy isn’t exactly opening the door for medical marijuana dispensaries on every corner. Instead it calls on the Ministry of Health to draft and implement regulations and public […]

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Categories: Enforcement, International, Medical

If you've ever smoked marijuana, beware of the U.S. border

While on a trip to Washington state this past February, Vancouver residents Timo Hengge and his wife shared a joint before heading up the Space Needle in Seattle. The couple didn't break any laws while there'”it's perfectly legal for those 21 and older to buy and smoke recreational marijuana in the state. But when they reached the […]

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Categories: Legalization, Nationwide

Detroit busts 167 pot shops, with more closures coming

The city’s medical marijuana ordinances took effect March 1, 2016. Since then, teams of inspectors from the city’s Building Safety Engineering and Environmental Department and police officers have visited many of the identified stores to alert them of their noncompliance. Shops are also prohibited from operating within a 1,000-foot radius of a church, school, park, liquor […]

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Categories: Michigan

Senators introduce bill to end federal medical marijuana prohibition

Congress took a step toward easing its stance on medical marijuana on Thursday. U.S. Sens. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky), Corey Booker (D-New Jersey) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-New York) introduced a bill that would end the federal prohibition of medical marijuana and take steps to improve research. The Compassionate Access, Research Expansion and Respect States, or CARERS, […]

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Categories: Legalization, Legislation, Nationwide

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