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Italy's only marijuana producer can't keep up with demand

Clip: 06/17/2018 | 6m 34s

Italy’s lone medical marijuana facility is controlled by the military, which officials say helps prevent patients from buying it on the black market. However, the government's yield can't keep up with an increasing demand, creating a shortages for cancer patients and others who need treatment. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Christopher Livesay reports.

Aired: 06/17/18

Rating: NR

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