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Steve Deangelo, Harborside co-founder. The Harborside has 38,000 registered patients. Registered patients legally grow medical cannabis and sell it to the Harborside collective. In the back office they ensure the cannabis meets the high standards needed to qualify it as medicine.

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Cannabis is the most widely used illicit drug on the planet. To many, it's an evil weed, but to some, it's a sacred herb, even a lifesaver. For decades the global supply was controlled by criminals, but now a quasi-legal industry worth billions of dollars is booming. Visit growers who are leading a horticultural revolution, hear from users consuming for medicinal purposes, go inside the "Green Rush" of medical marijuana in cities across the U.S. and the violent marijuana cartels in Mexico.