Publication
November 10, 2020

In their article, Associate E.K. McWilliams and Partner Wade A. Thomson explain that there is a fine line between oversight of legal CBD and hemp and the federally criminal narcotic of marijuana. The DEA, which governs marijuana, recently issued an interim final rule to its regulations based on the 2018 Farm Bill. The authors analyze the rule and its potential implications under criminal law. They also look ahead to the criminal landscape under a new, Democratic administration.