Legal Encounters

An Amarillo man was arrested after police raided his home and found a pound of marijuana.Texas Marijuana Policy Advocacy Workshops — January 2018 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

Jeremy Bourque, an epilepsy patient in Texas, was raided for growing three marijuana plants last year. A recent pre-trial diversion deal that was offered to him which allowed him to continue consuming marijuana in a medicinal capacity has been rescinded.

Two men recently arrested near Amarillo for marijuana during a traffic stop are facing life in prison. Potter County sheriff’s deputies arrested Eli McCarthy Manna, 30; and Andrew Bruce George, 27, after stopping them on a traffic violation on Interstate 40. During the stop, the deputy says he became suspicious

A group which has been holding banner drops on overpasses around the Dallas/Fort Worth area was approached by the Dallas Sheriff’s Department and told they had to take their banner down. The DFW Medical Marijuana Bridge Brigade was on the Preston Bridge over the George Bush Turn Pike displaying a

A man from Port Acres has been given probation and is allowed to test positive for marijuana after he was arrested for growing cannabis plants at his home. Jeremy Bourque, who suffers from severe seizures, has been treating himself with marijuana, which has greatly helped manage his seizure activity. Last

The son of Rio Grande City’s mayor has been arrested for marijuana distribution. Ruben Oscar Villarreal Jr., the 30-year-old son of Mayor Ruben Villarreal, has been charged with one count of felony delivery of marijuana, one count of Class B misdemeanor possession of marijuana and four misdemeanor counts of delivery

It was revealed near the beginning of his trial that Eddie Routh had tested positive for marijuana when he killed Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield. Routh was on a cocktail of prescription drugs, alcohol, and marijuana at the time of the killings each side claims, all of which were due

Eddie Ray Routh, the accused killer of “American Sniper” Chris Kyle, was under the influence of a cocktail of drugs including prescription pain killers, anti-depressants, alcohol, and was said to have smoked marijuana prior to killing Kyle and Chad Littlefield. The former marine’s trial is now underway and the prosecutor,

Officers say they intercepted two packages containing about two pounds of marijuana, then made a controlled delivery of the packages to a home in Wichita Falls. 27-year-old Lorenzo Mendoza was having marijuana delivered to his home through FedEx from California.

A woman was arrested in Frisco after deputies discovered 400 pounds of marijuana in her vehicle. 20-year-old Jessica Navarro of Rio Bravo was arrested and charged with second-degree felony possession of marijuana after deputies with the Webb County Sheriff’s Office pulled her over Monday for a traffic stop according to

A man who previously served jail time for setting a dog on fire shot another man last month over an argument about who could sell marijuana at a Dallas food mart.