Poker superstar Phil Ivey has received preliminary approval for A las vegas, nevada medical marijuana dispensary license in Nevada.
Phil Ivey isn’t smoking one thing, but their future clients may be: Ivey received one of 26 preliminary license approvals for a medical cannabis dispensary through the nevada City Council earlier this week, potentially making the poker superstar one of the primary operators within the town to supply pot to consumers.
There are even more actions necessary before Ivey gets approval that is final open such a business, but his approval does mean that the town found him qualified to go on in the licensing procedure.
This week to plead their cases for medical marijuana licenses about 50 potential operators went before the City Council. Those that got approval that is preliminary the town will now have to additionally be approved by the state health division.
The City Council will ultimately hold a suitability that is final for all those approved by the state before awarding a limited number of licenses that have been set aside for Las Vegas.
This means that Ivey still has a way that is long go before getting a last go-ahead to dispense medical cannabis in Sin City. But as he makes pot-sized bets at the poker table if he can make his way through the various licensing stages, Ivey might end up slinging weed just as prolifically.
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