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1977: Mr. Marijuana and the Drug Czar

1977: Mr. Marijuana and the Drug Czar

Update: 2021-07-154
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America’s top weed evangelist and the nation’s drug czar shared the same goal: to loosen up the country’s marijuana laws. In 1977, everything was trending their way—until a blowout Christmas party destroyed their plans, and transformed the future of marijuana in the United States.

One Year is produced by Josh Levin, Evan Chung, and Madeline Ducharme. Mixing by Merritt Jacob.

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1977: Mr. Marijuana and the Drug Czar

1977: Mr. Marijuana and the Drug Czar

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