Tag: Senator Tick Segerblom

Historic day in Nevada: First Legal Medical Cannabis Sales Take Place

By Scott Sonner and Michelle Rindels, Associated Press SPARKS, Nev. — Fifteen years after Nevadans voted to legalize it, medical marijuana was sold legally in the state for the first time Friday at a dispensary in a strip mall about 5 miles east of downtown Reno. Dressed in polo shirts, tie-dyes and button-downs, about 75 …

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Nevada Governor Signs Hemp Research Bill Into law

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval has signed into law legislation that allows hemp to be cultivated for research purposes. Senate Bill 305, introduced by Senator Tick Segerblom and passed by the state’s legislature with a unanimous vote, allows universities in the state, as well as the state’s Department of Agriculture, to grow and produce hemp for …

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Initiative Signature Drive to Legalize Cannabis in Nevada Begins Today

Today the Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol launched a signature drive for a new initiative to legalize recreational cannabis in the State of Nevada. State Senator Tick Segerblom and former Republican Senate Caucus Executive Director Joe Brezny were the first to sign the petition, during a press conference in Senator Segerblom’s office.

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