CBS News’ 60 Minutes to air Prince of Pot Story This Sunday, March 5

Tick, tick, tick, tick...Tick, tick, tick, tick…On Sunday, March 5th at 7.00 p.m. in all time zones across North America, CBS News flagship program 60 Minutes will air the story of Marc Emery, Canada’s Prince of Pot.
The segment will examine Emery’s lifelong battle against prohibition and his unique strategy to accomplish that aim ? by selling marijuana seeds around the world. The episode will be seen by approximately twelve to fourteen million viewers across Canada and the United States.

Prestigious CBS journalist Bob Simon interviewed Marc Emery and others, including the Drug Enforcement Administration and Canadian police, to delve into Emery’s current predicament of facing extradition to the USA for a prison term of possibly 30 years or more.

If you’ve been following the progress of this 60 Minutes feature in the CC forums, you’ll be familiar with the following links. If not, please take a look and see what’s been in development for six months!

A “60 Minutes” update for those interested

60 Minutes is in town…

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