Stephen Carter

Stephen Carter

Stephen Carter is a 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.

It’s not often that we cover something outside the scope of Texas or the cannabis industry, however this change in attitude by the police in Seattle is something to take note of, especially for states on the brink of legalization. Hempfest, the annual celebration held to celebrate the cause, will

Actor and comedian Donnell Rawlings sat down with DFW NORML to discuss marijuana and its effects on him throughout his career. Best known for his roles in Chappelle’s Show and The Wire, Mr. Rawlings has entertained people around the world and says that cannabis has given an overall positive contribution

At around seven thirty last Friday morning, inhabitants of The Garden of Eden, a small Intentional Community based on Sustainability, were awakened by a SWAT raid conducted by the City of Arlington for suspicion of being a full fledged marijuana growth and trafficking operation. Ultimately only a single arrest was

An illegal cavity search for marijuana, conducted in broad daylight on a public roadway in Texas, has caused other victims to come forward with allegations of unlawful misconduct by the officers involved. All cases currently being reported have been vaginal-anal cavity searches conducted by female Texas state troopers on female

Texas NORML held their monthly meeting on Aug. 7 at the Flamingo Cantina. Watch a video recap of the meeting below.

NORML of Waco recently held their monthly meeting, electing three members to the board and discussing upcoming events.

Kevin Abraham Sabet-Sharghi, Ph.D., aka Kevin Sabet, has been a headline-grabbing right-winger ever since his U.C. Berkeley days—where he did not study science or medicine despite his current appointment as an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Florida. His most recent incarnation as a co-founder of Project SAM

There’s a lot of talk about marijuana lately and just today the Russ Martin Show talked about Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s recent reversal about cannabis and about marijuana in general.

The closest organization to Lubbock that promotes the reform of marijuana laws is about 350 miles. After getting together with some people to meet a few times, Colt Smith decided that the Lubbock area needed an organization of its own.

DFW NORML has been making a major splash in Texas when it comes to cannabis activism, their biggest achievement being a regional conference held this past June and a BBQ held at the Dallas Veteran Affairs Hospital. This time they are mentioned and quoted by the Dallas Morning News in

Over the last year, I have been working on a new documentary called “Weed.” The title “Weed” may sound cavalier, but the content is not. I traveled around the world to interview medical leaders, experts, growers and patients. I spoke candidly to them, asking tough questions. What I found was

A pair of brothers have been arrested in Kingsville after police caught wind of them operating out of their home selling marijuana and edibles.

In yet another story about someone doing something horrible after smoking K2, a report out of San Antonio runs with the headline of “Child dumped in trash after mother used synthetic marijuana, Texas police say.”

On Wednesday, the Uruguayan House of Representatives approved a bill to legally regulate marijuana. Passing with 50 out of 96 votes, the bill now goes to the Senate. If approved by the Senate, Uruguay will become the first country in the world to legally regulate the production, distribution and sale