Nevada sold out of legal marijuana so quickly, the government used a ‘statement of emergency’ to bring in more weed
|07/14/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
On July 1, Nevada locals and tourists visiting from out of state waited hours in line in triple-digit temperatures to become the first in the state to purchase legal recreational marijuana.
Less than two weeks later, the 47 retailers licensed to sell the drug are running out of supply.
The Nevada Tax Commission, a subsidiary of the state Department of Taxation, has passed a new regulation to address the shortage in a unanimous vote.
The commission found that the current pool of stores licensed to distribute marijuana is insufficient to support the market. It will reopen applications and allow dispensaries previously operating in read more >>>