Legal Encounters

The daughter of a Drug Enforcement Agency agent has been arrested selling a number of drugs including marijuana, cocaine, ecstasy, methamphetamine, and a synthetic drug similar to LSD.

Police have arrested a man for murder after they found his DNA on a marijuana rolled joint left at a murder scene.

Despite cannabis legalization now in four states, the number of marijuana arrests in 2014 increased over the 2013 totals.

DFW NORML's wakeboard team boat "Hydro"

Earlier this year five members of DFW NORML’s wake board team were arrested on the lake after game wardens raided their boat and found three grams of marijuana. There is now more information about why the raid occurred.

A marijuana bust worth $6 million in Delta County, Texas has been hampered by Bigfoot hunters.

It has been reported that a teen who was shot by an Arlington police officer had marijuana and synthetic LSD in his system, according to a Tarrant County medical examiner’s report.

Sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole stemming from a marijuana charged, a Missouri man has overcome that sentence and walked free today after serving 20 years.

A Spring woman says she was sexually assaulted by Harris County Sheriff’s Office Deputies in a gas station parking lot earlier this summer. The woman says deputies sexually assaulted her because they claimed to smell marijuana.

Texas Tech wide-receiver Reginald Davis is expected to miss a little playing time this season due to an arrest earlier this year in May for marijuana.

Law enforcement officers in east Texas caught three men in the act of tending to a field of at least 8,000 marijuana plants.

The Securities and Exchange Commission has settled a case with two defendants in a medical marijuana stock manipulation scheme.

A recently discovered marijuana growing operation in Erath County has officials wondering if any arrests will be made.

Sandra Bland, a political activist who is the subject of national attention after being arrested during a traffic stop in Texas and found dead in her jail cell three days later, is now said to have had a “high amount of marijuana in her system” Reuters reports.

President Obama commuted the sentences of 46 non-violent drug offenders on Monday, two of which were for marijuana. The president said the 46 prisoners had served sentences disproportionate to their crimes. “These men and women were not hardened criminals, but the overwhelming majority had been sentenced to at least 20