Articles tagged with "rescheduling"
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Consumers will save money if cannabis moves to Schedule IIIDavid Downs - Published on August 31, 2023Read more
Leafly interviews a legal expert on the biggest news of the year.
How to reschedule or deschedule marijuana under federal lawBruce Barcott and Max Savage Levenson - Published on November 15, 2022Read more
Rescheduling cannabis involves an arduous process that takes years. Here’s how it works, and how Congress could accomplish it quicker and easier.
President Biden’s marijuana ‘review’ could be a deadly trapBruce Barcott - Published on October 13, 2022Read more
Pardoning 6,000 prisoners is a win. We’ll take it. But that “review” of marijuana’s Schedule I status could end in disaster.
New lawsuit aims to force DEA to reschedule marijuanaBruce Kennedy - Published on June 8, 2020Read more
The DEA’s five-part test to determine ‘currently accepted medical use’ is flawed, say the plaintiffs.
World Health Organization Calls for Cannabis ReschedulingBen Adlin - Published on February 1, 2019Read more
It’s the latest sign that the world is warming to the health benefits of a plant that for decades has been dismissed as a dangerous drug.
US Reschedules CBD Drug—but Not CBD ItselfBen Adlin - Published on September 27, 2018Read more
CBD moves from Schedule I to Schedule V, but only for FDA-approved drugs. Everything else is still treated like heroin.
Judge Dismisses Case to Overturn Schedule I Status of CannabisSara Brittany Somerset - Published on February 26, 2018Read more
The lawsuit, known as Washington v. Sessions, was brought by five medical cannabis patients. The federal judge sympathized, but had to follow procedural law.
Meet the Lawyer Suing Jeff Sessions to End Cannabis ProhibitionSara Brittany Somerset - Published on February 20, 2018Read more
A blockbuster lawsuit in New York could end cannabis prohibition nationwide. Leafly sat down with David Holland, an attorney for the plaintiffs.
American Veterinarian Group Gets Behind Cannabis ReschedulingGage Peake - Published on August 31, 2017Read more
A leading veterinary organization is joining the fight to reschedule cannabis in an effort to speed research into the plant’s effects on our furry friends.
Why the Cannabis Industry Should Be Relieved the DEA Didn’t RescheduleAdam J. Detsky & Carlos E. Provencio - Published on August 25, 2016Read more
Rescheduling cannabis would have dramatically increased costs for smaller players, potentially pushing them out of business.