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Jim Hartman: ‘Early Start’ pot program turned into media circus

Nevada stands alone among the states in an unprecedented rush to “Early Start” recreational marijuana sales that began on July 1. This wild ride to “Early Start” resulted in national embarrassment with a self-created “pot emergency” being declared on July 6—just five days later.

Letters to the editor of the Pahrump Valley Times

Editor’s note: The author’s name of the first letter below, “Stupidity is more dangerous than malice,” inadvertently was not included in the Aug. 23 newspaper version of the Pahrump Valley Times. The full letter appears below today along with the name of that letter writer.