Texas House OKs Removing Jail Time For Small Amounts Of PotHaving small amounts of marijuana in Texas would mean a fine and no jail time under a bill advancing in the Republican-controlled Legislature.
Expert: Marijuana More Accepted But Still Dangerous For TeensNorth Texas addiction experts worry that normalizing marijuana use would send the wrong message to vulnerable teen and make it more difficult to counter the perception that it is not harmful, because it is legal.
Survey: 9 In 10 Texans Want Pot DecriminalizedA pro-marijuana legalization group named Progress Texas has put up a billboard in support of its cause. Some people may call it a "sign of the times," after the legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado two years ago.
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