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Marijuana is a Psychoactive Drug. Is it Really a Medicine?

Clip: 05/22/2019 | 6m 12s | Video has closed captioning.

Marijuana laws are changing rapidly, but as of now, adults can use it recreationally in just 10 states. Medical marijuana, however, is legal in 33 states. So which is it: A pleasure drug or a pharmaceutical one? In our latest report in our series on marijuana, Amanda Vinicky explores those questions.

Aired: 05/22/19

Rating: NR

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