Wednesday, October 28, 2020
nfl players caught with cannabis

NFL Player Faces 20 Years In Prison After Getting Caught With 157 Pounds of...

Two former NFL players are looking at serious jail time after federal agents said they found a huge load of cannabis in...
texas state police stop low level marijuana arrests

Texas State Police Instructed To Stop Low-Level Marijuana Arrests

The largest law enforcement agency in Texas instructed its officers to no longer arrest people for low-level marijuana offenses, as detailed in...
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Texas Marijuana Prosecutions Dropped Under New Hemp Law

Hundreds of marijuana misdemeanor charges in Texas have been dropped because of a new state law allowing hemp and hemp-derived products. Law...
Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill Approved By Texas Senate

Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill Approved By Texas Senate

Cannabis advocates celebrated an unexpected victory last month, when the Texas Senate passed a bill that would expand the list of medical...
Texas votes decriminalization legislation

Texas House Committee Approves Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

A Texas House committee voted in favor of a marijuana decriminalization proposal on Monday, March 25. The new bill would make possession...
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Marijuana Legalization Bills Already In Motion In Five Red States

When political candidates propose new platform ideas and win, other politicians notice, and in the wake of Democratic victories in 2018 by...
Texas Voters Support Legal Recreational Marijuana

Texas Voters Support Legal Recreational Marijuana

Early in 2018, Vermont became the first state in the nation to legalize marijuana legislatively. In eight other states (Alaska, California, Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts,...
Crime down in states with medical marijuana

Study Shows Reduced Crime in Border States with Medical Marijuana

According to a research report published by the Royal Economic Society, crime has gone down in U.S. southern border areas that have legalized medical...
Texas Marijuana Farm

Massive Pot Farm Discovered in Texas

Game wardens uncovered a massive, multi-million dollar marijuana farm in Texas in late June, leading authorities to uproot tens of thousands of plants. No...
Marijuana disguised as carrots

Customs Catches $500K in Marijuana Disguised as Fake Carrots

Agents at U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized what they described as $500,000 worth of marijuana hidden in fake carrots. The bust happened at...