03/05/2011 11:24 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Montana's Medical Marijuana Industry Is Threatened

BOZEMAN, Mont. -- With his electrician's tool belt and company logo cap, Rick Schmidt looks every bit the small-business owner he in fact is. That he often reeks of marijuana these days ... well, it is just part of the job, he said.

"I went on a service call the other day -- walked in and a guy said to me, 'What have you been smoking?'" said Mr. Schmidt, 39.