This is beyond ridiculousness. The DEA must be dismantled. In its present state, it merely is the hit man of Big Pharma.
On the heels of scientific studies showing the benefits of the kratom plant and its ability to bring opioid addictions to a halt, the DEA banned it.
September 1, 2016
Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) moved to ban the popular pain relief supplement kratom by temporarily placing it on the Schedule 1 list, which denotes “no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse” – the most restrictive classification under the federal Controlled Substances Act.
A notice of intent to classify kratom was placed on the Federal Register on August 31, with plans to temporarily categorize the supplement as a Schedule…
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