FRONTLINE

The Pot Republic

Clip: Season 2011 Episode 12 | 24m 28s

The bulk of the marijuana consumed in the U.S. used to come across the border. Now, more than half is believed to be home grown in California, where an enormous black market has emerged under the cover of the state's medical marijuana law.

Aired: 07/26/11

Rating: NR

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