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The Recent Atlantic City Mayor Visit to Las Vegas and the Impending PASPA Repeal Decision

The Recent Atlantic City Mayor Visit to Las Vegas and the Impending PASPA Repeal Decision

The new Atlantic City Mayor Frank Gilliam recently visited Las Vegas to take a close look at our legal recreational and medical marijuana industry. He wanted to know about Nevada’s legal marijuana policy, infrastructure and how it fits in with the legal gambling industry here in the betting mecca of the United States. Atlantic City […]

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Nevada Sales Tax on Marijuana and Other Associated Taxes Raked in $30 Million in First Six Months

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Nevada Sales Tax on Marijuana and Other Associated Taxes Raked in $30 Million in First Six Months

Clark County sales tax and other associated taxes coming out of the recreational sale of marijuana in Las Vegas are doing very well for the people of Nevada. In the first six months of recreational marijuana sales dating back to July 1st of 2017, Nevada made $30 million in marijuana associated tax revenue. The state […]

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Marijuana or Drug Collection Boxes Setup At Entrances of Las Vegas Airports

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Marijuana or Drug Collection Boxes Setup At Entrances of Las Vegas Airports

Drug collection boxes that are being referred to as amnesty boxes have been setup at the three Las Vegas airports, in particular at McCarran International Airport where the majority of air travelers leave Las Vegas. The amnesty boxes are labeled, Disposal for Prescription and Recreational Drugs, and their intended purpose is to provide a means […]

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Nevada Employee Rights Now that Medical and Recreational Marijuana are Legal

Nevada Employee Rights Now that Medical and Recreational Marijuana are Legal

An interesting court case has come up in Las Vegas involving Sunrise Hospital and a nurse they fired after he tested positive for THC-COOH in a urine sample he provided. The lawsuit filed by the terminated nurse has some far reaching implications especially after the judge elected to deny the hospital lawyers’ motion to dismiss […]

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Marijuana Stigma Still Very Present in Southern California City

Marijuana Stigma Still Very Present in Southern California City

If anyone is wondering what happened to the marijuana stigma, look no further than the southern California city of Escondido where the bias against cannabis is still strong and the belief that criminalizing marijuana use is still the best way to create order within a town or city. The mayor and police chief of Escondido […]

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Cannabis Education Courses in Las Vegas Area

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Cannabis Education Courses in Las Vegas Area

Here, in the Las Vegas area, marijuana is now an acceptable form of drug consumption and a new ally to the medical community. The entire country may not see it that way, but the cannabis education courses sprouting up around Las Vegas is proof of its acceptance here. Classes can be taken at The Source […]

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Understanding Employment and Athletic Drug Testing for THC

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Understanding Employment and Athletic Drug Testing for THC

An employer in the United States, or anywhere for that matter, must screen all applicants and maintain a safe work environment. Drug use can be one of the greatest dangers to a workplace, due to the impaired judgement and the obvious distractions that can come about from inappropriate consumption. Drug testing is a standard approach […]

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Alcohol Much Worse For Gray and White Brain Matter Than Cannabis

Alcohol Much Worse For Gray and White Brain Matter Than Cannabis

It is a more common debate these days, it seems, whether marijuana use harms the human brain. People have often commented that people that smoke marijuana are “killing brain cells” or “frying their brain.” Inconclusive studies however have shown conflicting results. Some studies have even suggested that cannabis can benefit certain brain conditions like migraines. […]

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Nevada Recreational Marijuana in Comparison to California Recreational Marijuana

Nevada Recreational Marijuana in Comparison to California Recreational Marijuana

Now that 30 states have legalized some form of marijuana, plus Washington D.C., we can start to make some quality and price comparisons. Let’s start by doing a comparison between Nevada and California. Both states now have legal recreational marijuana available to the public. Nevada recreational marijuana sales began on July 1st of 2017 and […]

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A Better Understanding of Active Cannabinoids, Such as THC

A Better Understanding of Active Cannabinoids, Such as THC

There are a lot of questions about what THC, or Tetrahydrocannabinol-9, the psychoactive compound found in the cannabis plant actually does to people that ingest it. People do searches on Google regularly to try and answer questions like, do cigarette filters block THC; or do detox drinks work for THC; or do hemp seeds contain […]

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