A CBS News poll released this week has support for marijuana legalization at an all-time high, with as many Americans now saying it should be legal as saying it should not. Some 47% of respondents said it should be legal, while another 47% were opposed.
Executives at CBS broadcasting have quietly reversed their decision refusing to air a NORML's Times Square advertisement advocating legalizing and taxing marijuana.
The CBS television network has rejected a contract deal with NORML to place a pro-cannabis ad on the biggest electronic billboard in Times Square.
Transcript from CBS 60 Minutes segment featuring Marc Emery
Sunday night's 60 Minutes profiles Marc Emery