Tonight, Watch the Premiere of Nat Geo's New Series "American Weed"

Tonight, at 10 pm, check out the latest installment of marijuana in cable news, and watch the premiere of the new National Geographic series "American Weed," focusing on the battle surrounding medical marijuana in Colorado.  

Nat Geo offers the following description:

All-new series American Weed finds Colorado medical marijuana businesses under scrutiny and facing mounting pressures from local residents. Medical cannabis entrepreneur and Fort Collins dispensary owner Josh Stanley works aggressively to counter such pressure with radio ads and fundraisers. As the oldest of 11 kids, Josh relies heavily on several of his brothers to work at the grove and keep his business supplied in medical marijuana. Meanwhile, Sgt. Jim Gerhardt and fellow officers on the North Metro Task Force continue to find illegal grows by residents claiming to be growing medical marijuana. Is the pendulum swinging back to curb the 10-year proliferation of medical marijuana in Colorado?

Read more about it here

AlterNet / By Staff

Posted at February 22, 2012, 10:30am

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