The DEA Just Admitted Weed Has Never Killed Anyone and Causes ‘Happiness’

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Spread the love (ANTIMEDIA Op-ed) The Drug Enforcement Agency just admitted that cannabis has never killed anyone. Ever. They also acknowledged that the little green plant, which has been used across civilizations for thousands of years, causes “merriment” and “happiness.” But they still want to keep it illegal. The new 94-page report released this week is … Read more

DEA Gives Cannabis Law Significant Tweak

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United States’ Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) on Wednesday set new cannabis extract laws by amending the Schedule I Controlled Substances Act to include tighter regulations for marijuana extracts, including cannabidiol (CBD). In the new drug code titled “Establishment of a New Drug Code for Marihuana Extract,” the DEA says it is “creating a separate code number…

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DEA backs down on plan to ban kratom

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In an unprecedented move, the Drug Enforcement Administration said it will withdraw its plan to place an emergency ban on kratom after an outcry from users and scientists who say the green leaf shows promise as a way to manage pain and opiate addiction. Dozens of Republicans and Democrats in Congress also sent letters objecting to…

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Breaking: US House Hemp Amendments Pass!

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Spread the love Yesterday the U.S. House of Representatives voted to prevent the DEA and the Department of Justice from interfering with state hemp laws,   laws and Farm Bill pilot programs. In fact, they voted on 3 different hemp amendments and all 3 passed with overwhelming bipartisan majorities! The Bonamici amendment which protects states implementing state hemp … Read more

Anti-Marijuana DEA Chief to Resign

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Spread the loveTags: dea The head of the Drug Enforcement Agency will resign next month, prompting cheers from cannabis entrepreneurs frustrated with her vocal opposition to marijuana legalization and the industry in general. Michele Leonhart, the chief administrator of the DEA since 2010, had fallen out of favor with President Barack Obama’s administration long ago, … Read more