CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 19, 2009
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(Los Angeles: Bill Whitaker) A shift in federal policy on marijuana with President Obama's administration's decision not to prosecute in the states where it is legal examined; details given about marijuana as a billion-dollar cash crop in California; map of states allowing doctor-prescribed marijuana & marijuana stores in Los Angeles shown. [L.A. RESIDENT - complains.] [Los Angeles city attorney Carmen TRUTANICH- says it is the wild, wild West.] [Americans for Safe Access California director Don DUNCAN- states the case.]
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