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Canada cannabis industry boom

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Canada's booming cannabis industry ranks alongside tourism and forestry as a money earner and employer but the illegal trade has angered its US neighbour.

Canada has a Marijuana Party, allows pot to be smoked in public and barely punishes people who are caught growing it.

Humphrey Hawksley reports from Vancouver.

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