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"Code of the West" Film Screening & Panel
Thursday, Nov. 14 Film at 5:30pm, Panel at 7:00pm WCC 2004
Mark your calendars for an exclusive screening of CODE OF THE WEST, a critically acclaimed documentary that exposes the touching and powerful stories of those affected by the federal government’s recent crackdown on medical marijuana growers.
The screening will be followed by a panel discussing cultural, political, and legal tensions that inform marijuana policy creation, with focus on the ongoing efforts to implement medical marijuana in Massachusetts. Panelists include Rebecca Richman Cohen (Director/Producer/Writer), Whitney Taylor (ACLU of MA), and Seth Stoughton (Climenko Fellow).
CODE OF THE WEST premiered at SXSW and was nationally broadcast on public television in October. Trailer available here.
Hosted by the Harvard Law Documentary Studio. Movie snacks provided.