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Backers, foes sound off on medical marijuana for Mesquite

Reported by: Christine Kim
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Updated: 7/30 6:48 am
MESQUITE (KSNV MyNews3.com) — Residents turned out in large numbers Tuesday night to Mesquite City Hall as they sounded off on the possibility of allowing a medical marijuana dispensary in the city.

Some say allowing a medical marijuana dispensary would set double standards.

The crowd listened to presentations about the industry and its economic impact for the city.

Mayor Allan Litman took the time to clarify that under state law, Mesquite can have only one dispensary. He says the city is prepared to administer and enforce the ordinance, if passed.
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