Marijuana still a drug with no accepted medical use

Marijuana will continue to be considered a highly dangerous drug under federal law with no accepted medical use, after a U.S. appeals court refused to order a change in the government’s 40-year-old drug classification schedule on January 22, 2012.  Three judges said they had a duty to defer to the judgment of federal health experts who had concluded they needed more evidence before reclassifying marijuana.  To read more on this issue click here.

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