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CBS Has Already Rejected 1 Super Bowl Commercial

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Fireworks erupt over Metlife Stadium ahead of Super Bowl XLVIII between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. More than 80,000 fans were expected to fill the stadium for the first Super Bowl to be played in an outdoor stadium in a cold weather city. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

CBS has reportedly already rejected one Super Bowl commercial ahead of the game between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams.

Bloomberg is reporting that CBS has rejected a Super Bowl commercial on the topic of medical marijuana.

The ad was reportedly going to focus on the legalization of medical marijuana, but the commercial was rejected by CBS, which is broadcasting this year's game.

Sports Illustrated had more details:

According to Craig Giammona of Bloomberg, CBS rejected a proposed ad for the Super Bowl that was going to focus on legalizing medical marijuana.

The outline for the commercial was pitched by Acreage Holdings, one of the most valuable cannabis companies in the country that operates in about 15 states. The spot was going to focus on a veteran dealing with combat injuries and a child who suffers from seizures. The goal was to "create an advocacy campaign for constituents who are being lost in the dialogue," Acreage president George Allen told Bloomberg.

The ad was geared to be a "call to political action" and not just a promotion for Acreage Holdings.

This isn't the first time that a network has rejected a Super Bowl commercial. It happens at least a couple of times every year and there are probably a lot more commercials that get cut without us knowing about it.

CBS is broadcasting this year's Rams-Patriots game, with Jim Nantz and Tony Romo on the call.

The Super Bowl is set to kick off at 6:30 p.m. E.T. on Feb. 3.