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In Nevada, Few Marijuana Products Fail Safety Tests


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In this Aug. 1, 2018, photo, Christine Glenn sorts marijuana at the Blum marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas. Nevada regulators and industry insiders say the state's first year of adult-use marijuana sales has exceeded their expectations.

Weed is legal, but is it safe?

In California, about 20 percent of marijuana does not meet state standards.

In Nevada, that number is much lower.

Bill Anderson is the director of the Department of Taxation, which oversees legal marijuana in the state.

He joined us to talk about testing, taxes, and what the future holds.

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Bill Anderson, director, Nevada Department of Taxation

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