Stephen Carter

Stephen Carter

Stephen Carter is a 30 year old journalist and information technology specialist living in Waco, Texas. He has been working with the cannabis movement since 2009. He founded Texas Cannabis Report in 2013 to bring Texans accurate cannabis related news.

A bill to legalize hemp in Texas had its hearing today, with much support from Texas farmers.

Texas House of Representatives

Two Republican legislators in the Texas House of Representatives have signed on as authors of legislation which would establish a whole plant medical marijuana program.

Not going to jail for an ounce or less of marijuana in Texas is one step closer to reality today after a Texas House committee voted in favor of such a measure.

Jerry Jones, owner of the Dallas Cowboys NFL Football Team

Jerry Jones, owner of the Dallas Cowboys, called for the NFL to end its ban on marijuana at an owners-only meeting this past week.

U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate today, and looks to face off against Sen. Ted Cruz in 2018.

  A 17-year-old girl made the front page of the Dallas Morning News for her story about how marijuana stops her from beating herself into a bloody mess, and now copies of that edition are being delivered to state lawmakers in Austin.

The following is a list of all known marijuana related events happening in Texas for the month of April 2017.

Five members of the San Antonio City Council have expressed support for a cite and release program similar to the one enacted in the Houston area earlier this year.

Men have traditionally lead most social movements, but when it comes to prohibition, women cleared mountains previously thought impassable.

Many people in Texas who consume marijuana will still be criminals long after the plant is both decriminalized and legalized.

Dan Seum Jr., a medical cannabis advocate and the son of a senator has been banned from the third floor of the Capitol Annex after quoting racially charged statements made by Harry Anslinger, who testified in the 1930’s in support of making marijuana illegal.

You’ve got to fight for your rights, and 42 Texans did just that earlier this week when they went to the Texas capitol to lobby for medical marijuana.

Rep. Joe Moody laid out a number of reasons today why the Texas Criminal Jurisprudence Committee should pass a bill which would make possession of an ounce or less of marijuana a civil penalty with no arrest or criminal record.

A bill to legalize industrial hemp was filed a day before the deadline to submit legislation in Texas House of Representatives.