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New Laws Take Effect In Texas

A measure allowing some epilepsy patients to get low-THC cannabis oil, Texas’ first concession on medical marijuana, is one of nearly 700 new laws taking effect Tuesday.

09/01/2015

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Man Arrested In Texas With Over $700,000 Worth Of Marijuana In His Vehicle

A man pulled over in West Texas for speeding was arrested after a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper found more than 120 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle.

08/31/2015

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Texas One Step Closer To Hiring Marijuana Growers

Back in May the State legislature passed the bill allowing Texas to begin manufacturing CBD oil for epilepsy patients.

08/11/2015

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77 Pounds Of Pot Found In Car’s Gas Tank

A man has been arrested after a routine traffic stop led to seizure of about 77 pounds of marijuana in Fort Bend County.

08/11/2015

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Thousands Of Pot Plants Seized In Texas Bust

Authorities in East Texas have seized thousands of marijuana plants from a growing operation spread across three fields.

07/30/2015

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Experts Say Bland May Have Used Pot In Jail

An initial toxicology report for Sandra Bland, who died in a Texas jail cell, raises the possibility that she may have used marijuana while in custody, two experts said.

07/28/2015

Erie P.Perez and Baldo York ere arrested by a deputy of the Phelps County Sheriff’s Department Criminal Interdiction Team for ‘first-degree drug trafficking’ following a traffic stop on Interstate 44. (credit: Phelps County Sheriff's Department)

2 Dallas Men Busted With 537 Pounds Of Pot

Two men from Dallas were busted with 537 pounds of marijuana by a deputy of the Phelps County Sheriff’s Department Criminal Interdiction Team following a traffic stop on Interstate 44.

06/11/2015

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Over 109,000 Pot Plants Found In Panhandle

Investigators said that more than 109,000 marijuana plants have been found growing in the rural Texas Panhandle. The DEA confirmed the discovery on Wednesday.

06/10/2015

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DPS Trooper Seizes More Than 44 Pounds Of Pot

The Texas Department of Public Safety conducted a traffic stop Monday on US-287, yielding more than 44 pounds of marijuana valued at over $268,000.

06/03/2015

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Texas State Trooper Seizes 118 Pounds Of Marijuana

The Texas Department of Public Safety on Tuesday announced the seizure of about 118 pounds of marijuana near Amarillo.

06/02/2015

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Abbott: Texas Won’t Legalize Medicinal Or Recreational Marijuana

Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas won’t legalize marijuana for medicinal or recreational use for as long as he’s in office.

06/01/2015

Packed cannabis at a growing facility. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Texas House Approves Flawed Medical Marijuana Bill; Measure Goes To Gov. Abbott

A bill intended to allow access to low-THC marijuana extracts for qualifying seizure patients is unlikely to provide patients with relief.

05/18/2015

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