New DEA Chief: ‘Heroin is clearly more dangerous than marijuana’

Screen Shot 2015-08-10 at 8.04.52 AM8/5/15–DEA head Chuck Rosenberg told reporters Wednesday morning at the administration’s headquarters that “heroin is clearly more dangerous than marijuana,” clarifying a less definitive statement he made last week, when he said marijuana is “probably not” as dangerous as heroin. Rosenberg said cannabis is still “harmful and dangerous,” but that his original remarks should have been clearer. Read