The late Nipsey Hussle could be seen as creating a new strain of Cannabis as part of a new documentary Marathon (Farming).
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The film follows the late rapper, who was filmed outside the Marathon Clothing store in South Los Angeles in March 2019, as he began his music career and opened his own drugstore, where he developed a cannabis strain. ‘Marathon OG’ produced by The Cure Company.
The documentary recounts how he grew his empire along with his music career and features the likes of Snoop Dogg.
Along with the premiere of the documentary last Friday (May 20), yesterday (May 21) marked the grand opening of The Marathon (Collective) – a retail cannabis store in the US. Los Angeles.
His brother Samiel “Blacc Sam” Asghedom said of the opening in a statement: “This is something we’ve always talked about. Nipsey, Fatts, Adam and I have the goal of having a store that is legally licensed and has our brand in other stores across the state. We are honored to be able to make our dream come true,” (via Rolling Stone).
You can watch the documentary here:
Last year, it was reported that a date had been set for the trial of Eric Holder, the man charged with the murder of Nipsey Hussle.
As Rolling Stone reported last September, a Los Angeles County judge had initially set Holder’s trial for January 5 of this year after numerous delays due to the coronavirus pandemic, the judge’s retirement earlier in the trial. court and the resignation of Holder’s former attorney, former OJ Simpson attorney Christopher. Darden – who was replaced by defender Aaron Jansen.
It was then moved again and is now slated to take place this June.
Holder pleaded not guilty – one count of murder, two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault with a deadly weapon and one count of possession of a firearm.
Since his death, Hussle has appeared on numerous posthumous records, including Big Sean’s ‘Deep Reverence’, ‘What It Feels Like’ with Jay-Z and Maroon 5’s remix of ‘Memories’ which also featured face of collaborator ‘FDT’ YG.
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