Chong is an icon of cannabis – one half of the Cheech & Chong comedy duo from the cult classic ‘Up in Smoke’, synonymous with the cannabis movement. The pair sold out shows in the 70s, the decade following the culturally revolutionary “summer of love”, and when drug use was declared “public enemy number one” by Nixon, sparking the worldwide War on Drugs.

Medical Cannabis Network digital editor, Stephanie Price, spoke with Tommy Chong to find out his thoughts on the now legal medical and recreational cannabis industry in the USA. Read the full story HERE