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Leafbuyer Best of the Best 2018: Best Product Selection

Essence's highly centralized Las Vegas location makes it…
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Essence Cannabis Dispensary Awarded New Licenses to Expand to California

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – December 19, 2018 – Essence, Nevada’s…
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Essence Cannabis Dispensary Awarded Record Number of New Licenses in the State of Nevada

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essence, Las Vegas'…
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Pot Stocks, ETFs, Top News And Data From The Cannabis Industry This Week

The cannabis industry coalesced in Las Vegas this week for MJBizCon. The…
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Green Thumb Industries buys Nevada cannabis business in $290 million deal

Green Thumb Industries (GTI), a multistate marijuana company,…
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industries Chicago they can accompany the acquiring its growth…
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marijuana business. we have a local story that people are going…
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Jim Beam Heir's Pot Firm Gets Vegas Site With $290 Million Deal

Green Thumb Industries, one of the most valuable U.S. pot companies,…
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Green Thumb signs largest marijuana deal in Nevada to date

The acquisition frenzy in the Nevada marijuana industry has reached…
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Green Thumb Industries To Acquire Integral Associates Amid US Cannabis M&A Wave

M&A activity in the cannabis space continues as more deals…
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Green Thumb Industries To Acquire Integral Associates Amid US Cannabis M&A Wave

M&A activity in the cannabis space continues as more deals…
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Green Thumb industries acquires Integral Associates for $290M

Green Thumb Industries (OTCQX:GTBIF +1.7%) announced the acquisition…
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Las Vegas-based Essence marijuana operation selling for $290 million

Owners of Las Vegas’ largest marijuana dispensary and cultivation…
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Chicago pot firm gets Vegas site with $290 million deal

(Bloomberg)—Green Thumb Industries, one of the most valuable…
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GTI to Acquire Nevada Cannabis Operator for $290 Million in Stock and Cash

The Acquisition Adds Operational Capacity, Distribution, Retail…
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Marijuana Stocks: Cronos Group Earnings Mixed; Tilray Earnings Late

Cronos Group (CRON) reported mixed earnings early Tuesday, as…
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and cultivation operation announced today they're selling the…
Nevada's 1st year of pot sales

Nevada's 1st year of pot sales beats forecast by 40 percent

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The first full year of legal marijuana sales…
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Five reasons to consider investing in a medical marijuana card

With more than $380 million in estimated sales and $62 million…
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The 10 Best Marijuana Dispensaries in Las Vegas

Buying legal weed in Las Vegas has suddenly become ridiculously…
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Nevada marijuana dispensaries set new record for monthly pot sales

Marijuana taxes generated $48.97 million worth of revenue for…
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Labor shortage: More businesses are mellowing out over hiring marijuana smokers

WASHINGTON — FPI Management, a property company in California,…
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More businesses mellowing out over hiring pot smokers

Washington – FPI Management, a property company in California,…
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Illinois Senate views marijuana as opioid alternative

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois lawmakers are turning to marijuana…
The Rolling Stone Guide to Legal Pot: Nevada

The Rolling Stone Guide to Legal Pot: Nevada

On July 1st, 2017, Nevada became the fifth state to legalize…
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Long lines, big purchases mark first pot holiday with legal sales in Las Vegas

North Las Vegas resident Humberto Rodriguez and his girlfriend…

Essence Dispensary and Lyft Offer 2/20 Ride Discounts

Use coupon code to get Lyft discounts on 2 rides. Read…
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Where to Score 4/20 Deals and Meals

The forecast this Friday is hazy with a chance of clouds.…

Essence Dispensary Provides Free Ride Credits on 4/20

Use coupon code to get Lyft discounts on 2 rides. Read…
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Commissioners debate standalone recreational marijuana stores

A proposal to block recreational-only marijuana stores from opening…
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How much is too much with marijuana edibles? Nevada industry shares secrets to customer safety

Open a pack of convenience store gummy candies and it’s hard…
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Commissioner: Pot businesses must not neglect medical-card holders

All marijuana businesses operating in Clark County will have…
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Nevada pot supply steady as wholesale recreational prices remain high

Nevada's recreational marijuana supplies are plentiful but…
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Nevada’s recreational marijuana sales on pace to hit $60 million in first year

Nevada’s recreational marijuana industry is on pace to…
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Nevada Makes $30 Million In Marijuana Taxes During First Six Months Of Sales

The Silver State’s marijuana industry is still in its infancy,…
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Nevada marijuana sales continue to take off

Nevada has brought in more than $30 million in tax revenue from…
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Taxi TV Interview

Essence Vegas CEO Armen Yemenidjian does an interview with Taxi…
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DIGGING DEEP INTO LEGAL MARIJUANA IN LAS VEGAS

I’m not a marijuana user (except that one time in Springfield,…
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Comparing recreational marijuana: Nevada vs. California

Nevada’s neighbor to the west became the sixth U.S. state to…
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Mothers Advocating Medical Marijuana for Autism trying to change the laws

PHOENIX (KSAZ) - A valley non-profit is working to change the…
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Nevada's Recreational Marijuana Market Hits $38M, Soars Past Colorado

Nevada’s recreational marijuana industry hit a new high,…
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Joy to the weed! Marijuana legalization comes bearing gifts

Peter Bernard's Yuletide plans include dressing up in a tuxedo…
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ARMEN YEMENIDJIAN, CEO, ESSENCE CANNABIS DISPENSARY & DESERT GROWN FARMS

Armen Yemenidjian is all in. The founder of Essence—a local…
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Recreational Marijuana Now On Sale In Henderson

Marijuana Dispensaries in Henderson starting selling recreational…
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Recreational Pot On Sale In Henderson

Today after months of delay, legal retail marijuana on sale in…
Henderson Dispensaries Open Today

Henderson Dispensaries Open Today

The strip and shop locals of Henderson dispensaries are saying…
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Recreational Marijuana Sales To Begin In Henderson

Henderson is ready to join other local municipalities to allow…
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13x Leafly List Winner

"The Leafly List ranks the top dispensaries and retail stores…
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Moratorium lifted on recreational pot in Henderson; sales could start in October

Pot shoppers in Henderson will soon be able to legally purchase…
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Nevada pot stores to get more product

A judge cleared the way Thursday for Nevada to allow more businesses…
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Advisory panel asks county to look at legality of pot consumption lounges

Las Vegas marijuana businesses are calling on the county to take…
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Nevada marijuana law puts tourists in a tough spot

Anything goes in Las Vegas, right? Wrong. On the Strip, buying…
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What you need to know

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Henderson council votes to extend moratorium on recreational weed

Marijuana shoppers hoping to buy recreational weed in Henderson…
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Tourists Buying Marijuana In Las Vegas Have Nowhere To Smoke It In Las Vegas

Nevada is now the fifth state where adults can legally purchase…
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Alcohol distributors lose bid to block marijuana

A Nevada judge denied a request from a group of alcohol distributors…
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Henderson's five dispensaries still can't sell recreational marijuana

While Nevada launched legal recreational marijuana sales on July…
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The 10 Best Dispensaries in Nevada

Nevada – the land of Vegas, casinos, and some of Hunter S.…
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Nevada's legal pot industry ramping up delivery services

Nevada's marijuana industry is ramping up its home delivery service…
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Nevada’s recreational marijuana industry ramping up delivery services to meet demand

The front door to a house in a Summerlin subdivision opens, and…
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Pot Emergency due to Marijuana Shortages

The issue is not supply, it's distribution. After nevada started…
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Nevada Issues Marijuana "Statement of Emergency"

In nevada officials say there's a pot problem. there's not enough…
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Viva Las Vegas: Legal Weed in Nevada

On July 1, Nevada joined the “cool cannabis kids” club when…
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Nevada's Legal Weed: Why Dispensaries Are Already Running Low

It's been two weeks since recreational pot went on sale, and…
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Marijuana Shortage in Nevada Prompts State Officials to Declare Emergency

Nevada officials have declared a statement of emergency over…
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Emergency In Nevada; Tax Officials Weigh Changes

Sales of recreational marijuana have blown past expectations…
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Nevada Marijuana Dispensaries Are Already Running Low on Pot

Less than two weeks after Nevada began the legal sale of…
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Why marijuana dispensaries now need to focus on gaining market share

Most marijuana dispensaries in Las Vegas reported similar results…
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Nevada sold out of legal marijuana so quickly, the governor wants to declare a 'state of emergency'

Less than two weeks after sales of recreational marijuana kicked…
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Recreational cannabis comes to Las Vegas

Add another vice to your list of permissible Las Vegas sins:…
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Nevada has a weed state of emergency

Nevada has a bit of a weed state of emergency: The state’s…
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Nevada Officials to Consider Emergency Rule on Cannabis Distribution

When the sale of recreational marijuana became legal in Nevada…
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Inside a massive (and legal) marijuana cultivation centre

A series of pictures from the Essence Vegas facility, in Las…
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Exploring the highs and highs of recreational cannabis’ first legal day in las vegas

Independence Day came early in Nevada. On July 1, tourists and…
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Pot shops follow rules during 1st recreational sales

Nevada inspectors say marijuana dispensaries across the state…
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Saturday was the first day of legal recreational marijuana sales in Nevada

Saturday was the first day of legal recreational marijuana sales…
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Those Pot Summer Nights In Las Vegas

On Saturday, Nevada became the fifth state in the country to…
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Abuse of marijuana increases risk of psychosis up to 159 percent: Study

Using marijuana between once a week and every day increases the…
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The booze industry is messing up Nevada’s legal weed supply chain

Green fireworks lit up the sky above Las Vegas over the weekend…
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Nevada celebrates newly legalized marijuana with fireworks, weed-themed weddings and long queues

Hundreds of people waited for hours in long queues on the first…
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Marijuana sales exceed expectations; customers continue to line up

Recreational marijuana sales have exceeded the expectations of…
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Legalizing pot is a bad idea. Take it from a recovering addict

Watching what looks like an inexorable march from medical to…
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Marijuana sales in Nevada exceed stores’ expectations

Recreational marijuana sales have exceeded the expectations of…
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Marijuana Fans Cheer as Recreational Pot Goes on Sale in Nevada

LAS VEGAS — Cheers and long lines of tourists and locals alike…
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Las Vegas Live: Adult-Use Cannabis Debuts in Nevada

It’s July 1, 2017, and adult-use cannabis sales are legal in…
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Recreation sales bring record business to Las Vegas marijuana dispensaries

The first day of recreation marijuana sales in Nevada brought…
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Leafing Las Vegas: recreational marijuana goes on sale in Nevada

Nevada has become the fifth state in the US selling marijuana…
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Nevada becomes 5th U.S. state to legalize cannabis sales

Cheers and long lines of tourists and locals alike greeted the…
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Day 1 Of Legal Pot Sales In Nevada Sees Buyers Lining Up Around Block

Nevada has become the fifth state in the U.S. with stores selling…
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Las Vegas adds a new lure to its repertoire as Nevada legalizes pot. Here come the tourists

Oscar Goodman has dealt with his share of complicated local issues…
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Nevada becomes fifth US state to allow cannabis sales for recreational purposes

The millions of tourists who visit Las Vegas and other Nevada…
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Recreational marijuana becomes legal in Nevada

Recreational marijuana sales began shortly after midnight, just…
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‘Here for the history’: Recreational marijuana sales get underway in Las Vegas

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Nevada to legalize pot possession this weekend, as debate rages

Call it a "strip"-tease: Nevada this weekend will technically…
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WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU WALK INTO A LAS VEGAS CANNABIS DISPENSARY

So, you’ve decided to buy some of the marijuana products you…
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Nevada launches sales of legal recreational marijuana

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada became the fifth state in the U.S.…
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Tourists, locals buy legal recreational marijuana from Nevada

Tourists and locals alike were among the more than 100 people…
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Vegas pot sales light up today

At a nondescript building near the Las Vegas Strip, workers in…
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The Latest: Tourists buy in to recreational pot in Nevada

The Latest on Nevada becoming the fifth state in the U.S. with…
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Tourists, locals are in Nevada - buying legal recreational marijuana

Cheers and long lines of Nevada's tourists, locals alike greeted…
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Tourists and locals buy Nevada's legal recreational marijuana

Long lines of tourists and locals alike greeted the first day…
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Tourists, locals buy Nevada’s legal recreational marijuana

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cheers and long lines of tourists and locals…
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Legal recreational marijuana sales are launched in Nevada

Nevada became the fifth state in the U.S. with stores starting…
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Legal marijuana sales begin in Nevada

They lined up by the hundreds before midnight under the bright…
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Nevada dispensaries stock up, prep for legal recreational marijuana sales

At a nondescript building near the Las Vegas Strip, workers in…
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Recreation marijuana will go on sale at midnight in Nevada

Hours away from recreational marijuana sales in Nevada, many…
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Recreational marijuana set for legalization in Nevada

Nevada is about to become the latest state to legalize recreational…
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Nevada dispensaries prepare for legal pot sales

At a nondescript building near the Las Vegas Strip, workers in scrubs,…
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Nevada pot sites stock, check bud before legal sales fire up

At a nondescript building near the Las Vegas Strip, workers in…
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What to Expect when you enter a cannabis dispensary in Las Vegas

So, you’ve decided to buy some of the marijuana products you…
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Weed 101: Tips For First-Time Buyers

1. Nevada dispensaries can’t accept checks or credit cards. The…
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Nevada to legalize pot possession this weekend

Call it a "strip"-tease: Nevada will technically legalize marijuana…
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LAS VEGAS HAS STRIPPERS, SHOWS AND NOW LEGAL WEED

If there was ever any doubt, Las Vegas is set to further solidify…
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Countdown to Recreational Pot

It's a lot of excitement. It's a lot of the unknown. It's been…
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Already High on Millennials, Las Vegas Hopes Recreational Pot Attracts Younger Tourists

This weekend, the first recreational marijuana dispensaries will…
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Essence Vegas having the only recreational cannabis dispensary on Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Essence Vegas, premier…
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Clark County Commission approves all 25 applications for retail marijuana establishments

LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — Clark County commissioners approved…
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LA Times: Pot will soon be legal in Vegas, but don't even think about lighting up on the Strip

Just in time for the long Independence Day weekend, recreational…
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Business Insider: The best pot shops in every state where weed is legal

Americans spent over $5 billion on legal medical and recreational…
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Here's a behind-the-seeds look at a Vegas medical marijuana farm

CEO Armen Yemenidjian tends to Desert Grown Farms' marijuana…
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Medicine on the Strip

The Las Vegas Strip is usually known for adding casinos to its…
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Essence opens 3rd medical marijuana dispensary in valley

Henderson, NV (KTNV) - One local medical marijuana dispensary…
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Las Vegas Strip Welcomes Essence of Cannabis

The famous Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada, welcomed the first medical…
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First pot dispensary on the Strip opens in Las Vegas

Amid the casinos and the shows, the bars and the pools, Las Vegas…
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