October 11, 2019
FILE - In this May 6, 2015 file photo, then-Nevada Assistant Attorney General Wesley Duncan testifies in a committee hearing in the Legislative Building in Carson City, Nev. Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak is expressing outrage and vowing to tighten marijuana licensing oversight after reports that a foreign national contributed to two top state political candidates last year in a bid to skirt rules to open a legal cannabis store. Sisolak declared Friday, Oct. 11, 2019 there's been "lack of oversight and inaction" by the state Marijuana Enforcement Division. (AP Photo/Cathleen Allison, File)
Gov. Steve Sisolak on Friday announced plans to form a multi-agency task force to investigate issues surrounding the legalized marijuana industry. He said he was outraged by news that a Ukrainian national attempted to influence Nevada’s elections to gain a marijuana license in the state.