PBS NewsHour

How Colorado cannabis legalization fueled a black market

Clip: 07/15/2019 | 7m 38s Video has closed captioning.

Some states that have legalized marijuana for recreational use have experienced a surge in the drug’s black market activity. In particular, Colorado has become a haven for underground marijuana cultivation, sale and export, prompting questions about how legalization led to some unforeseen consequences. John Ferrugia of Rocky Mountain PBS has the story.

Aired: 07/15/19

Rating: NR

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