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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 House Council Approves Full Legalization Cannabis Bill

A self-described constitutional conservative, David Simpson opposes cannabis prohibition on religious grounds. He wants the plant legalized in Texas for full recreational use. his legalization bill, which eliminates marijuana offenses (except for sales to minors) from the Texas criminal code, cleared the House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee, making it theoretically possible that it will get a floor vote. The committee vote ... Read More »