Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
A drug that has been declared by federal or state law to be illegal for sale or use, but may be dispensed by prescription. The basis for control and regulation may be the danger of addiction, physical or mental harm, the potential for trafficking by illegal means, or dangers posed by those who have used the substances.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:13 pm