Medical Marijuana Patients to Get Their Day in Court – News

Late last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C.
Circuit agreed to hear oral arguments in Americans for
Safe Access v. Drug Enforcement Administration
, a lawsuit
challenging the federal government’s classification of marijuana as
a dangerous drug with no medical value. Ten years after the
Coalition for Rescheduling Cannabis (CRC) filed its petition, the
courts will finally review the scientific evidence regarding the
therapeutic value of marijuana. The D.C. Circuit is scheduled to
hear oral arguments on October 16th at 9:30am. more at