Kratom Could Be Moved To Illegal Drug List As Soon As Friday
The DEA is facing a lot of backlash over what some call a "hasty" decision.By Lindsey Pulse | September 29, 2016
Kratom, the drug opioid addicts use to to wean themselves off hardcore narcotics, could become illegal Friday.
The Drug Enforcement Administration plans to move kratom to its Schedule I drug list — making it illegal to possess and sell. Online dealers are reportedly scrambling to sell their stocks, and users are rushing to buy it before the designation is official.