Damian Marley, reggae icon and the youngest son of the world's most famous smoker, is partnering with a cannabis company to turn a 77,000-square-foot former prison into a legal grow op. "The statement speaks for itself," he told us.
VICE News correspondent Nilo Tabrizy joined ‘On The Line’ to discuss the rapidly expanding legal marijuana industry.
In this excerpt, VICE News visits OrganiGram, a licensed medical marijuana grow operation in Moncton, Canada, where CEO Denis Arsenault is hosting a tour for potential investors from major Canadian banks.
In this extra scene, VICE News takes a tour of the grow operation at Medicine Man, one of Denver's most well-known marijuana cultivators and dispensaries.
VICE News meets the investors cashing in on the legal marijuana market and finds out how fractured laws are causing the American market to miss out on the green rush.
American investors are skittish about the confusion created by conflicting state and federal marijuana laws in the US — and Canada may get their money as a result.
Coming soon: VICE News meets investors cashing in on the legal marijuana market and finds out how fractured laws are causing the American market to miss out on the green rush.