Nevada U.S. attorney threatens to shut down cannabis event

One of the largest marijuana consumer events – the High Times Cannabis Cup – is in peril. Nevada U.S. Attorney Daniel Bogden sent a letter on Feb. 16 to the Moapa Paiute Tribe warning that the event would be in violation of federal law.┬áThe tribe is scheduled to host the cup Saturday and Sunday on Native American lands north of Las Vegas. According to the Reno Gazette-Journal, Bogden warned the tribe it had incorrectly interpreted Justice Department memoranda that would permit them to hold the event. “Nothing in (DOJ memoranda) alters the authority or the jurisdiction of the ... Nevada U.S. attorney threatens to shut down cannabis event is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs