Drug Enforcement Administration

DEA Chief of Operations Calls Marijuana Legalization “Reckless”

DEA Chief of Operations Calls Marijuana Legalization “Reckless”

On Wednesday, Drug Enforcement Administration chief of operations James Capra called the legalization of marijuana on a state level “reckless and irresponsible.” Capra’s comments on legalization came as a...
Feds Raid Medical Marijuana Collectives in Washington

Feds Raid Medical Marijuana Collectives in Washington

On Wednesday, federal agents raided an unknown number of medical marijuana collectives in Washington state.  According to DEA spokeswoman Jodie Underwood the raids are now finished, but she declined...
DEA Raids Two San Bernardino Medical Marijuana Collectives

DEA Raids Two San Bernardino Medical Marijuana Collectives

On Tuesday, the DEA raided two medical marijuana collectives on Highland Avenue in San Bernardino, California.  During the raids no arrests were made in connection to the dispensaries, but...
Congressmen Question Head of DEA on Dangers of Marijuana

Congressmen Question Head of DEA on Dangers of Marijuana

During a Judiciary Subcommittee hearing on Wednesday, Democratic congressmen Jared Polis and Steve Cohen had the opportunity to question Michele Leonhart, the head of the DEA. Both Polis and...