Texas' Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill Heads To Gov. Abbott's Desk With ChangesThe Texas House on Friday night, May 28, voted to accept the Senate’s changes to the medical marijuana expansion bill.
Texas' Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill Moves Forward, But Advocates Upset About ChangesThe Texas Senate has voted unanimously to approve a scaled back expansion of the state’s medical marijuana program, nearly a month after the Texas House gave its approval.
Texas House Passes Bill To Expand Medical Marijuana AccessHouse Bill 1535 would increase how many people are eligible for the Texas Compassionate Use Program (TCUP) and how strong the medical marijuana they use can be.
Medical Marijuana Could Become More Widely Available In Texas“I have to commit a felony every day, and I’ve been at the Capitol all week telling the lawmakers that,” a Bedford resident with a rare condition said as she tries to lobby to expand a program regarding medical marijuana.
Coronavirus: Pro Cannabis Organization Says Dispensaries Are Essential, Pushes For Curbside PickupOne of the nation's largest medical cannabis patient advocacy organizations is calling on the government to consider cannabis businesses and dispensaries “essential."
Bill To Legalize Marijuana Nationwide Passes US House CommitteeThe bill would also allow doctors at the Veterans Administration to prescribe medical marijuana.
New Texas Hemp Law Leads To Issues With Marijuana Cases, Will Costs Millions To FixDistrict attorneys in at least four Texas counties say they'll stop accepting misdemeanor marijuana cases until the problem is fixed.
Legal Pot Poses Growing Danger To Dogs, Veterinarians WarnAs decriminalization of marijuana spreads across the country, the American Veterinary Medical Association is warning pet owners of the dangers legal pot poses to their furry friends, especially dogs.
Governor Abbott Signs Bill Focused On Medical Marijuana UseGov. Greg Abbott signed a bill Friday focused on who can access medical marijuana in Texas.
States Passing Medical Marijuana Laws See 23% Higher Than Expected Deaths Involving Prescription OpioidsA new study shoots down the notion that medical marijuana laws can prevent opioid overdose deaths, challenging a favorite talking point of legal pot advocates.
Former Dallas Cowboy Jay Novacek, Wife Advocate For Medical Marijuana Law: 'We Want To Save Our Son's Life'More than one million Texans could be eligible to access medical marijuana through the Texas Compassionate Use program if it becomes law.
Austin Goes Green: Texas Senate Advances Medical Marijuana Expansion BillThe Texas Senate has unanimously advanced a bill to expand the list of medical conditions that can legally be treated by cannabis oil.
Oklahoma Hemp Grower Says Texas Will Benefit From Legalizing Plant: 'It's Going To Be A Game Changer'“We have roughly 20,000 medical marijuana plants and 100,000 hemp plants growing in our greenhouses,” said Jesse Tischauser of Guthrie, Oklahoma.
Supporters March In Fort Worth For Marijuana Reform In TexasThe debate over marijuana use in Texas took center stage in Fort Worth on Saturday with supporters marching and rallying for change.
Texas House Votes For More Access To Medical MarijuanaThe Texas House passed HB 1365 on Monday night which would significantly increase the number of Texans with access to medical marijuana.