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1 month ago 1 Comment

The DEA’s plan to ban kratom will not go into effect as of September 30, a DEA spokesperson told Heavy on Thursday. Read more for the latest kratom news and updates.

2 months ago 86 Comments

The DEA announced a plan to ban kratom, a plant closely resembling the coffee plant, as of September 30. Kratom supporters took the White House to educate and protest. You can watch videos of the coverage here.

2 months ago 18 Comments

The DEA announced a plan to ban kratom as of September 30, leaving advocates with the need to share their stories. Click here to see the faces of #IAMKRATOM, and to learn more about their experiences.

3 months ago 61 Comments

The DEA has announced intentions to ban kratom as of September 30, and advocates of the herb are desperate to get the truth out. Read more on the ban, what kratom is and why thousands are upset here.

3 months ago 153 Comments

Five ex-soldiers, including ex-U.S. Army sergeant Joseph “Rambo” Hunter, were arrested amid an alleged conspiracy to kill a DEA agent and an informant.

3 years ago 3 Comments

A Reuters investigation revealed the DEA has a secretive unit assigned to conducting secret surveillance techniques to aid in criminal investigations.

3 years ago 6 Comments

Reuters has revealed that the DEA has a secretive unit assigned to conducting illegal and unconstitutional surveillance techniques to aid in criminal investigations.

3 years ago Comment