• Legal Nevada medical marijuana dispensaries still risk federal crackdown

    By admin on August 27, 2013
    By TOM RAGAN LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL A medical marijuana dispensary opened its doors just a mile from the U.S. Capitol in recent weeks, operating at a fast clip and dishing out different strains of the weed to cancer and AIDS patients. Now, Nevada’s medical pot advocates are hoping the dispensary, Capital City Care, could discourage federal government crackdowns and possibly […]
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  • U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee to Hold Hearing on ‘Conflicts Between State and Federal Marijuana Laws’

    By admin on August 27, 2013
    U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) announced Monday that the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on “Conflicts Between State and Federal Marijuana Laws.” Sen. Leahy has reportedly invited U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and Deputy Attorney General James Cole to speak to the committee. The hearing is scheduled for September 10 at 10 a.m. ET in Room 216 of the Hart Senate Office Building. Sen. […]
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  • Nevada Legislature Approves Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

    By admin on June 5, 2013
    LAS VEGAS, June 3 (Reuters) – The Nevada state legislature on Monday approved a bill establishing a system of state-regulated medical marijuana dispensaries. The measure, SB374, will now go to the desk of Governor Brian Sandoval for final approval. Sandoval has not yet said if he would sign it into law, although he has indicated that he would be open […]
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