The DEA Is Backtracking Its Kratom Ban, And It's A Pretty Big Deal
The Drug Enforcement Administration is pausing its kratom ban partially because the internet got really mad about it.By Lindsey Pulse | October 13, 2016
The Drug Enforcement Administration is backtracking on its decision to outlaw kratom apparently in part because the public doesn't want the ban.
Kratom is a plant that can help opioid addicts wean themselves off drugs. The DEA announced in August it would move the drug to the Schedule I list.