Texas farmers could begin growing hemp under legislation gaining steam in both chambers

Wednesday at the Texas Capitol was hump day — or hemp day, state Sen. Charles Perry joked before the upper chamber unanimously approved a...

San Marcos Moves to Decriminalize Cannabis Possession

Mano Amiga, a San Marcos grassroots organization, is petitioning for an initiative to decriminalize cannabis on the November ballot, according to Fox 7 Austin. "We...

Texas Police Raids Hemp Shop Even When Products Are Legal

Texas police keep raiding hemp shops in north Texas despite the state legalizing industrial hemp in 2018. The latest raid against a hemp shop was...

Smoking Hemp Will Remain Illegal In Texas

After long indecision, Texas Supreme Court Judge Jeffrey S. Boyd wrote in his opinion that smoking hemp is still illegal in Texas, considering the...

Texans Support Legalization Of Pot

55% of Texans strongly support the recreational use of marijuana and 72% strongly support the medical use of that drug to treat or to...

DPS Will Not Test Hemp in Misdemeanor Possession Cases

The future of marijuana in the Texas justice system remains very fluid and odd. The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is slated to...

Texas House Makes Strides Towards Marijuana Decriminalization With New Bill

The Texas House of Representatives gave initial approval to a bill that would decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana, punishing the offense...

Pot Decriminalization Is More Popular Than Abbott

The survey, conducted by the University of Texas at Tyler, found that 84 percent of Texans support cannabis legalization at a medicinal capacity, while...

Weed Law: The Bills Before the Texas House on Marijuana

There are at least 13 marijuana related bills pre-filed for the session, though the odds on all of them passing are long. The most...

Texas medical marijuana expansion gains steam in Senate, even after prior stonewalling

Sen. Donna Campbell, R-New Braunfels, is sponsoring a medical marijuana bill. Even as the Senate stonewalls a handful of bills aimed at lessening criminal penalties...
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