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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

Marijuana Plants

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

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

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

Photo shows a package of K2 which contains herbs and spices sprayed with a synthetic compound chemically similar to THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana. (credit: (AP Photo/Kelley McCall)

Feds Charge Dallas Smoke Shop Owners In Fake Pot Case

A federal crackdown on synthetic marijuana – or “spice” – has honed in on Dallas: A local smoke shop chain and its owner are among 28 accused of drug trafficking.

05/16/2015

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Marijuana Support Ads To Air In Texas

A former police officer stars in a new pro-marijuana ad that has begun airing in Texas’ five largest cities.

05/12/2015

“Marijuana Oil” Bill OK’d By Texas Senate – But It’s Not What You Think

The Texas Senate approved a limited medical marijuana bill Thursday, authorizing the sale of Cannabidiol oil (CBD), which is used to help control seizures associated with intractable epilepsy.

05/07/2015

2013 Global Marijuana March

Texas Looking To Legalize Marijuana; “Because God Made It”

In what’s being called the biggest surprise of this year’s legislative season, the house panel voted to legalize marijuana. The bill’s author, a Republican, says marijuana should to be used “for God’s glory” outside of government restrictions.

05/07/2015

2013 Global Marijuana March

Thousands Expected At Global Marijuana March In Fort Worth

A global march for marijuana rights takes place tomorrow – and one of the largest rallies in the Southwest United States will be in downtown Fort Worth.

05/01/2015

Photo shows a package of K2 which contains herbs and spices sprayed with a synthetic compound chemically similar to THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana. (credit: (AP Photo/Kelley McCall)

Synthetic Marijuana Use Spikes, Concerns Lawmakers

A spike in K2 or “spice” overdoses in marijuana-restrictive states such as Texas has sparked everything from investigation to legislation.

04/28/2015

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