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Judge Dismisses Case to Overturn Schedule I Status of Cannabis

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 Prohibition

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 Rescheduling

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 Reschedule

Rescheduling cannabis would have dramatically increased costs for smaller players, potentially pushing them out of business.

The DEA’s Scheduling Decision: What Does It Mean?

We've boiled it down to the basics.

DEA Scheduling Decision Will Kill the ‘Not Enough Research’ Excuse

The DEA’s announcement that it will remove a major roadblock to cannabis research could spur broader scientific study of a drug already being used to treat conditions in 25 states.

Here’s Why the DEA Will Never Reschedule Cannabis

Restricting cannabis as a Schedule I drug is morally indefensible. It’s time to rethink the lack of wisdom of our scheduling system.

Cannabis Tax Attorney: Here’s What to Do If the DEA Reschedules

A tax attorney addresses cannabis business professionals' concerns about claims that the DEA plans to reclassify cannabis from Schedule I to Schedule II.

DEA Official Pumps Brakes on Cannabis Rescheduling Announcement

Despite widely circulated media reports that the DEA is planning to effectively legalize medical cannabis this August, a DEA official said no definite decision has been made.

What Would Actually Happen if the DEA Rescheduled Cannabis?

Last month the DEA quietly announced it would make a determination on whether to reschedule cannabis. How likely would a rescheduling be, and what would it mean for the industry?

The Shake: California’s Golden Opportunity for Legalization

Canadian cities launch dispensary crackdowns, Chris Christie throws a cannabis tantrum, and Washington tells kids to "Listen2YourSelfie."

The Shake: Denver Has Growhouse Brokers, and Miami Cops Bust Man with Majestic Half-Beard

Legalization advocates are at the White House today, a Utah study shows further potential for cannabis epilepsy treatment, and seriously, this guy's beard.

White House to Meet Today with D.C. Legalization Advocates

A pair of activists will argue during the meeting on Monday that the Obama administration should remove cannabis from a list of dangerous substances that includes heroin and cocaine.

DEA to Make Rescheduling Decision Later This Year

The DEA will decide this year whether to reschedule cannabis. Which way is the agency leaning? It won't say.

Obama’s Supreme Court Pick: The One Thing We Know About Merrick Garland and Cannabis

There's not much to go on when it comes to guessing how Obama's SCOTUS nominee might rule on cannabis.

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