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Lucy Miller is the #1 news reporter on the #1 site for marijuana news. A marijuana activist and long time journalist, Lucy will bring you the latest in the marijuana industry. Have a tip or a lead on a story? E-mail Lucy at news@nuggetry.com.

Twenty-Six Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Approved in Las Vegas

Twenty-Six Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Approved in Las Vegas

The Las Vegas City Council has approved twenty-six medical marijuana dispensaries, which is twice the amount allotted for the city by Nevada regulators.  Over 50 applications were received. Now,...
Michigan Doctor Indicted For Writing Bogus Medical Marijuana Recommendations

Michigan Doctor Indicted For Writing Bogus Medical Marijuana Recommendations

Dr. Gregory A. Kuldanek of Grand Rapids Michigan has been indicted in a major marijuana conspiracy after admitting that he wrote medical marijuana recommendations for over fifty patients he...
Oregon Law Enforcement Group Backs Marijuana Legalization

Oregon Law Enforcement Group Backs Marijuana Legalization

On Wednesday, Yes on 91, the campaign supporting marijuana legalization in Oregon, released a letter from thirty former police officers, sheriffs, judges, and prosecutors sharing their support for legalizing...
Chile Plants Country’s First Medical Marijuana

Chile Plants Country’s First Medical Marijuana

On Wednesday, a Chilean municipality planted the country’s first medical marijuana as part of a pilot program geared toward helping cancer patients. The country received 850 seeds from the...
Maryland Delays Medical Marijuana Regulations

Maryland Delays Medical Marijuana Regulations

On Tuesday, members of a 15-person panel tasked with establishing Maryland’s medical marijuana rules postponed a final vote on the regulations, which are already late. The reason, according to...
DEA Raids Alleged Illegal Marijuana Grows in Denver

DEA Raids Alleged Illegal Marijuana Grows in Denver

In conjunction with Denver, Colorado police, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration raided six marijuana grows in Denver as part of an investigation into an illegal marijuana operation based in...
Judge to Hear Case That Could Impact Marijuana Classification

Judge to Hear Case That Could Impact Marijuana Classification

A Sacramento judge has granted a three-day hearing this week that challenges the federal Schedule I classification of marijuana. The hearing comes from a criminal case involving a number...
Over 4,500 Lbs of Marijuana Found in AZ

Over 4,500 Lbs of Marijuana Found in AZ

Officers from the US Customs and Border Protection’s Office of Field Operations seized over 4,661 pounds of marijuana in Arizona Friday. A Mexican man tried to smuggle to marijuana...
NYC Continues to See Marijuana Arrest Rates Rise Despite Campaign Promises

NYC Continues to See Marijuana Arrest Rates Rise Despite Campaign Promises

Despite calls for reform during his campaign, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration has seen more marijuana arrests than under previous Mayor Michael Bloomberg.  Not only that,...
Marijuana Could Be At Risk in Uruguay with Presidential Election

Marijuana Could Be At Risk in Uruguay with Presidential Election

Uruguayans begin to vote for a new president Sunday.  Depending on the outcome, it could become the first country to repeal full marijuana legalization, after becoming the first country...