California county may nix planned cannabis-centric attraction

A company’s plans to convert the small California desert town of Nipton into a marijuana tourist hub may have hit an insurmountable obstacle. An existing law in San Bernardino County, where Nipton is located, “bars all sales, distribution and production of cannabis,” according to Capitol Weekly. That means the $5 million that Arizona-based American Green spent to acquire the town may have been in vain. The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s office notified American Green about the cannabis ban on Aug. 9 – six days after the sale was announced – and stressed that the ... California county may nix planned cannabis-centric attraction is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs