New rules are in place to regulate medical marijuana dispensaries in the city of San Diego but medical marijuana supporters are challenging them.

In this edition of our San Diego Explained series, our Scott Lewis and NBC San Diego’s Catherine Garcia take a look at how the debate over medical marijuana dispensaries in San Diego has twisted and turned just like a soap opera.

Here’s the video, in partnership with NBC San Diego:

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For more, don’t miss our previous video explainer on medical marijuana.

Please contact Dagny Salas directly at or 619.550.5669 and follow her on Twitter:

Dagny Salas was web editor at Voice of San Diego from 2010 to 2013. She was an investigative fellow at VOSD from 2009 to 2010.

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