Legal Encounters

San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor’s step-son has been arrested for possession of marijuana. Police say they arrested Aaron Marshall Taylor, 19, at about 10 p.m. Monday after they were called about a suspicious vehicle.

A Texas man recently tried to eat his stash of marijuana during a traffic stop however he ended up choking on it instead.

Life in prison. Without possibility of parole. For a nonviolent marijuana offense. Let the reality of that sink in for a minute. No, this isn’t happening in some backwards, third world country. It is happening right here in the United States of America. Some marijuana lifers have been warehoused away

After authorities in east Texas were alerted by a hunter to a field containing just over 100,000 marijuana plants last year, setting an all time record for a marijuana growing operation in the state, this year the record has been shattered.

Rapper Cameron Thomaz, otherwise known as Wiz Khalifa, was arrested in May of 2014 after being caught with marijuana at a west Texas airport. He has now plead guilty and been ordered to pay a $500 fine.

State troopers in west Texas say they have confiscated over $2.2 million worth of marijuana. A Texas DPS officer noticed a pickup truck with an unsecured load driving on the shoulder lane on IH-20 in west Odessa. When the officer tried to pull the truck over, the driver fled.

A City of Killeen life guard was arrested Sunday after police say he admitted to having marijuana in his car and smoking it while at work at a city pool.

Police raided a home in Austin where over 400 marijuana plants were found growing. During a search of the home, police also found two pounds of cannabis, and 11 jars of “hash butter” according to KXAN.

Waco Police Department ran a 3-day covert highway drug interdiction operation along Interstate Highway 35 and made six arrests.

Officers and officials from over 14 different federal, state, county, and local departments participated in what the Drug Enforcement Agency has termed a large scale drug bust in both Texas and New Mexico, confiscating a total of 115 pounds of marijuana.

An Amarillo man was arrested after police raided his home and found a pound of marijuana. Amarillo police served the warrant at 2104 S. Lincoln, and seized approximately one pound of cannabis valued at $3,500.

Texas Highway Patrol in south Texas found two tons of marijuana found inside a pressure washer during a traffic stop.

A man arrested for simple possession of marijuana was found dead in the Mansfield Jail. Wendale Webb, 44, of Emory was arrested on Sunday during an investigation in the 3500 block of East Lancaster Avenue, said officer Daniel Segura, a police spokesman. Webb was sitting in a vehicle at a

The son of a former Wichita Falls mayor who is also the treasurer of the Wichita County Republican Party has been arrested for possession of marijuana and hash. Wichita Falls Police say the investigation into 23-year-old Jonathan Paul Lyne began on March 10, when the Wichita County District Attorney’s Drug