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Medical Marijuana Bill on the Way to Governors Desk

Texas’ first medical marijuana bill, specifically for epilepsy patients, is headed to the governor’s desk. Senate Bill 339 would legalize low-THC marijuana based oil, allowing doctor-prescribed oil derived from the marijuana plant for use in treating intractable epilepsy. The bill allows up to three dispensaries licensed by the Texas Department of Public Safety to sell medical marijuana oil to certain ... Read More »

Texas Republican Rep Parker Open to Medical Marijuana

During the current election season, Dallas News added two questions on drug policy to questionnaires sent to local candidates for state offices. Representative Tan Parker, a republican from Flower Mound had a surprising reply in his answer to the question of support for putting medical marijuana on the November ballot. Parker stated that he would be open to a very ... Read More »