May 8, 2019
FILE - In this July 1, 2017 file photo, a cashier rings up a marijuana sale at the Essence cannabis dispensary in Las Vegas. Some marijuana businesses turned away when Nevada awarded 61 new dispensary licenses last December are ratcheting up pressure in court for the state to redo the selection process. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
LAS VEGAS — Two marijuana businesses that were turned down when Nevada awarded recreational dispensary licenses say the state improperly used a temporarily employment service to screen hundreds of applicants.