Nevada Medical Marijuana News
LAS VEGAS -- The man who is the self proclaimed doctor of marijuana is speaking for the first time since being released from federal prison. Pierre Werner, better known as "Doctor Reefer" said he's retiring from the business.
Werner is now a free man after serving just 18 of his 41 month sentence. He completed a drug program and was given three years supervised release.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Reno City Council has decided to wait until next year to develop policies for the legal sale of medical marijuana.
The council voted 6-1 Wednesday to return to the matter in April after state regulations for marijuana dispensaries are expected to be finalized.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The City of Las Vegas is putting a six-month moratorium on newly legal medical marijuana dispensaries.
The City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to put a hold on land use, building permit or business license application for dispensaries. City leaders say they need time to update city code and adjust to state regulations that are still being written.
CARSON CITY, Nev. — A request by the Department of Taxation for money to set up the collection of taxes imposed on medical marijuana has been approved by a state panel.
The Board of Examiners on Tuesday approved $529,000 for the effort. The request now goes to the Legislature's Interim Finance Committee for consideration.
Nevada: Governor Authorizes Creation Of Medical Cannabis DispensariesCarson City, NV: Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval has signed legislation, Senate Bill 374, authorizing for the creation of up to 66 medical marijuana production and distribution facilities.
Under the new law, state regulators will oversee the creation of licensed establishments to produce, test, and dispense cannabis and cannabis-infused products to authorized patients. Nevada voters enacted a state constitutional ...
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - After 13 years of waiting, medical marijuana patients in Nevada will soon have a legal way to obtain the drug without growing it themselves.
Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval signed SB374 into law Wednesday. The measure establishes the framework to make pot available to medical marijuana card holders, imposing fees and requirements for growers, processors and dispensaries of pot. It also contains provisions to continue to allow home-growing until 2016.
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- After 13 years of waiting, medical marijuana patients in Nevada will soon have a legal way to obtain the drug without growing it themselves.
Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval signed SB374 into law Wednesday evening. The measure establishes the framework to make pot available to medical marijuana card holders, and imposes fees and requirements for growers, processors and dispensaries. It also contains provisions to continue to allow home-growing until 2016.
(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.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — As a deadline loomed, medical marijuana advocates renewed their push for legal access to the drug in Nevada on Saturday during an Assembly committee meeting.
The chamber's Judiciary Committee heard passionate support for SB374 for hours during the rare weekend hearing.