Collinsville Dispensary Considering Legal Action Against City

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Medical marijuana dispensary owner considers legal action against Collinsville over 'cease-and-desist letter' telling him not to open

A prospective medical marijuana dispensary owner in Collinsville said Thursday he’s considering legal action after a municipal code enforcement worker provided him a letter ordering him not to open his store next week.

Brad Peixotto received licenses from the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority and the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Control in order to operate World of Weed Cannabis Dispensary. The store, in the 1100 block of West Main Street, is scheduled for a grand opening on Tuesday.

But Peixotto said a city code enforcement employee notified him on Wednesday that he needed to remove his sign from public view and could not open for business. A copy of the letter, which appeared on the store’s Facebook page, does not cite any ordinance or regulation the city believes Peixotto violated.........................."

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