Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution Making Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police PriorityThe move only requires officers to pursue felony marijuana cases, where there is an intent to sell. Misdemeanor cases would be dismissed.
'I Don’t Smoke Anymore': Wille Nelson Gives Up Marijuana For Health ReasonsTexas country music legend Willie Nelson says he's stopped smoking pot -- 65 years after he rolled his first joint.
'On The Road Again': Willie Nelson Resumes Tour, Announces Show At Billy Bob'sTo the delight of devoted fans, country-music icon Willie Nelson, 86, will move forward with his upcoming tour despite previously announcing its cancellation due to a “breathing problem."
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.
Study: Drivers Who Smoke Weed Don't Think They'll Get Arrested For Driving HighWhile nearly 15 million Americans admit to driving within one hour after using marijuana, most don't think they'll get arrested for driving while high.
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.
The Push In Texas To Decriminalize Marijuana Falters Despite GOP SupportA revised measure in the Texas Legislature would reduce penalties for those with an ounce or less of marijuana to a Class C misdemeanor — eliminating arrests, but still making possession a crime.
CBS Poll: Support For Marijuana Legalization Hits New HighAccording to a news CBS News poll, sixty-five percent of Americans now think marijuana should be legal.
The Science Behind Lighting Up: Smoking Marijuana Vs. TobaccoAs more states make it legal to smoke marijuana, some worry what that might mean for a public health success : curbing cigarette smoking.
Old Age Flower Power: More Seniors Using MarijuanaAging baby boomers, or even those a little older, are seeking to treat their aches, pains and other old age maladies with marijuana.
Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Sales Blowing Up - Top $7.2MMedical marijuana sales are continuing to climb in Oklahoma, topping more than $7.2 million in the month of February alone.
Mind-Altering Breast Milk? New Pot Study Poses That QuestionA new study involved 50 nursing mothers who were using pot and provided breast milk samples to researchers.
Abandoned Golf Bags Near Rio Grande Yield 50 Pounds Of MarijuanaBorder Patrol officers in South Texas have put a wedge between smugglers and $40,000 worth of marijuana stuffed in golf bags found abandoned along the Rio Grande.
Feds: Oklahomans Must Choose Between Medical Marijuana Or GunsFederal officials say Oklahoma residents with medical marijuana cards will be barred from obtaining gun permits after voters recently approved the medical use of the drug.
Oklahoma Voters Legalize Medical Marijuana Use In The StateOklahoma State Question 788, the result of an activist-led signature drive launched more than two years ago, makes it legal to grow, sell and use marijuana for medicinal purposes.