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Politifact Checks 'Half-Baked' Claim by Dianne Feinstein On Marijuana Prime Time Ads

J. Scott Applewhite / AP / File

J. Scott Applewhite / AP / File

California Politifact Reporter Chris Nichols joins us on Insight tonight to examine a hazy claim by U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein stating that Proposition 64 would lead to prime time marijuana advertisements.

Nichols gives this claim a "Mostly False" rating because of the misleading way she said it.

Had she said Prop 64 paved the way for television ads, he says it would be more accurate a statement.

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