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About City Inside/Out

City Inside/OutSeattle is a vibrant and complex city, and the Seattle Channel's City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan brings you thoughtful, in-depth reports and discussions about important local issues every week.

Brian Callanan is a 18-year veteran of broadcast journalism -- all in the Pacific Northwest. From 2000-2011, Callanan was a reporter and anchor for Q13 FOX News. Over his career, Callanan has won an Emmy and has earned several other awards from the Society for Professional Journalists and the National Press Photographer's Association. He's the host of the Seattle Channel's award-winning public affairs programs: City Inside/Out, City Inside/Out: Council Edition and Ask the Mayor

City Inside/Out: Marijuana Merger

City Inside/Out: Marijuana Merger

Poll: Should the medical and recreational marijuana markets be merged?

Two years after voters approved state-regulated recreational marijuana in Washington, lawmakers are struggling to reform the largely unchecked medical marijuana industry, which is undercutting the budding new legal market for pot. We hear from all sides about the marijuana mess and the controversial effort to merge the two industries.

On the show:
Kari Boiter, founder, Americans for Safe Access
Vicki Christophersen, executive director, Washington CannaBusiness Association
Jason Duck, medical marijuana patient
Pete Holmes, Seattle City Attorney
State Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles (D-36th)
James Lathrop, owner, Cannabis City
State Sen. Ann Rivers (R-18th)
Steve Sarich, medical marijuana advocate
Dan Satterberg, King County Prosecuting Attorney
Oscar Velasco-Schmitz, founder, Dockside Cannabis & Dockside Co-op