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Why legal marijuana industry now struggles with diversity

Clip: 07/12/2019 | 8m 1s

As marijuana legalization expands across the country, who is benefiting from the blossoming industry? In most cases, it is a very different population from that which has previously borne the brunt of marijuana criminalization. Millions are still dealing with scars from the war on drugs, leading to deep skepticism that the marijuana industry can get inclusion right. Yamiche Alcindor reports.

Aired: 07/12/19

Rating: NR

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