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Local governments are required to license pot dispensaries and farms, according to state

Some of Nevada’s local governments say they won’t approve marijuana farms or dispensaries because doing so would violate federal law, state officials were warned Thursday. But Marla McDade Williams, deputy administrator of the division setting up the system, said they don’t have a choice. “We believe the bill requires every county to authorize at least one,” she said, adding that a license applicant likely would have to sue to force the issue. The discussion came amid consideration of whether to provide Behavioral Health the $246,205 needed to for adequate staffing to ensure the system is ready by April. And it …

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