US Government’s Operation Green Merchant, Oct. 26, 1989

Several news clips from US national and Seattle, Washington area TV stations on the October 26, 1989 US federal sting on horticulture stores called Operation Green Merchant. The clips from NBC & ABC national reports, and Seattle area news shows are all from the day of the federal raid, which signaled a move by US president George Bush the 1st to attack US horticulture equipment suppliers to move on domestic US indoor marijuana cultivation using tough new federal mandatory minimum prison sentences ranging from 10 years to life without parole. 13 minutes.