No convictions for right-wing Bundy supporters in 2014 Nevada standoff

Source:  Daily News/Christopher Brennan Anti-government protesters who wielded assault-style weapons in a standoff against federal agents in Nevada have avoided any convictions. Ricky Lovelien and Steve Stewart, from Montana and Idaho, were acquitted of all charges including assault on a federal officer, extortion and using a firearm in a violent crime in Bunkerville, a small Read more »

‘Statement of Emergency’ in Nevada over Marijuana Shortage

Las Vegas, NV — Nevada’s Department of Taxation has issued a “statement of emergency” amid a shortage of cannabis since the plant was legalized for recreational use at the beginning of this month. Between July 1 and 4, dispensaries made roughly $3 million in sales and generated as much as $1 million in tax revenue. But the green Read more »

Nevada’s Marijuana Legalization Gives Control To Newly Created ‘Cannabis Cartel’

Legalization of Cannabis Cartel

On July 1, 2017, thousands of people in Nevada waited in line at dispensaries for hours to purchase marijuana — a plant that has been cultivated for thousands of years and has never killed anyone. The night before, parties raged in celebration of the ability to purchase it for recreational purposes. Though the right to purchase marijuana in Nevada is exciting, there are Read more »