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The Overtaken

The Overtaken

Aaron's story was typical - a young man, successful high-school athlete, and a talented football player. Aaron overdosed on Oxycontin and prescription pills in 2005 and he was in a coma for three weeks. His parents were planning his funeral and because of...

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Weed

Weed

Marijuana has moved out of the back alleys and into the open. In some states it's legal to grow, to sell, to smoke and marijuana could be legalized in a city near you. But could pot actually be good for you? The journey...

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Detox or Die

Detox or Die

David Graham Scott was 23 when he and his wife Denise became heroin addicts. He was devoted to heroin like a convert to a new faith. It may sound weird but being a junkie gave him a sense of identity. He made experimental...

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Drug Frenzy

Drug Frenzy

Methamphetamine, ecstasy, heroin - there are mountains of it, as drug culture is quickly expanding in China. We're going to rarely seen places of this changing environment as correspondents investigate the other China's boom, one that probably leads all the way to our...

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Healing Cancer with Cannabis

Healing Cancer with Cannabis

The story really begins in 1969 when Rick Simpson's 22-year-old cousin was diagnosed with cancer. The doctors did an operation, and then afterwards they give him chemo. He dropped from 200 pounds down to 120 pounds. Three years later, in 1972, he came...

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Baja Smugglers

Baja Smugglers

When Jesse first heard that small Mexican fishing boats smuggled 4 million dollars of marijuana into California he almost rededicated his life to become a stoner. Yes, then he realized what was really going on. Small Mexican fishing boats called "pangas" were smuggling...

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Kings of Cannabis

Kings of Cannabis

Since 1985, Arjan's been producing some of the most well-known strains of marijuana out of Amsterdam. VICE joined up with him and his crew in Colombia to look for three rare marijuana strains. They're headed to Cali to check out the biggest weed...

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High Country

High Country

Marijuana, weed, flower, bud, pot - call it what you will but humans have been using cannabis for millennia. This is an ancient medicinal plant that was widely used by physicians in America and everywhere else on the planet right up until 1937...

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Sex, Lies and Cigarettes

Sex, Lies and Cigarettes

In the spring of 2010 video of a smoking baby went viral and became an international sensation. When the laughter stopped the world moved on. But there's much more in this story then one child's cigarette addiction. If you thought that public health...

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Canada's War on Weed

Canada's War on Weed

In the wake of legalization of marijuana in Washington and Colorado, VICE went to Canada's pot capital to get a glimpse of the current state of the industry in this country. If you like to get high, there's a good chance you've heard...

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