Poker superstar Phil Ivey has received approval that is preliminary a nevada medical marijuana dispensary license in Nevada.
Phil Ivey is not smoking something, but his future clients may be: Ivey received one of 26 license that is preliminary for the medical cannabis dispensary from the vegas City Council previously this week, potentially making the poker superstar one of the first operators within the town to offer pot to consumers.
You can find even more steps necessary before Ivey gets last approval to open such a business, but his approval does suggest that the city 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 city will now have to also be approved by the state health division.
The City Council will eventually hold a last suitability meeting for people approved by the state before awarding a limited number of licenses which have been set aside for Las Vegas.
Meaning that Ivey still has a long way to go before obtaining a final go-ahead to dispense medical marijuana 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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