Topic: marijuana

Sigh … Court Upholds Marijuana Classification As “Dangerous Drug With No Accepted Medical Use”

Sigh ... Court Upholds Marijuana Classification As "Dangerous Drug With No Accepted Medical Use"

With a wave of states passing liberal marijuana and medical marijuana policies, it’s easy to forget that federal laws concerning the drug are still really terrible. Under current federal drug policy, marijuana is still considered “a dangerous drug with no accepted medical use.” And once again, a federal appeals court has rejecting a petition to change that classification, finding no “adequate and well-controlled studies confirming the efficacy of marijuana for medicinal uses.” More »