This episode of The HIGH TIMES News Hit examines Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s new stance on medical marijuana – why he changed his mind and why it matters. Plus, the DEA agrees to pay a UC San Diego student $4.1 million after forgetting him in a 5- by 10-foot holding room for five agonizing days. Did the government get off easy? And finally, the News Hit examines Denver DA Mitch Morrissey’s claims that legal medical marijuana has led to an increase in violent crimes. Are marijuana murders on the rise? Or is this a modern day case of Reefer Madness? 

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