At midnight on Saturday, 1st July, thousands of customers were seen pouring out to purchase marijuana in Nevada following the legalization of the substance in the state.
The sale of recreational marijuana was legalized in Navada at 12.01 am on Saturday, making the state the fifth in the US to legalize the substance
Over 500 people were said to have erupted with cheers after the doors of the Euphoria Wellness dispensary, located on the outskirts of Las Vegas where they were all packed out, was opened.
The economic prognosis of the new legislation prefigures a big tax windfall in favour of Las Vegas pegged around $60million for the first two years which could also see the party city become a ‘Mecca for marijuana’.
In addition, there is expected to be a lot of retail selling of Marijuana to Millions of tourists coming into Sin City