Legal Encounters

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deal that was offered to him which allowed him to continue consuming marijuana in a medicinal capacity has been rescinded.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.

A Texas man attempted to mail himself nine pounds of marijuana from Colorado, however UPS employees became suspicious of the package and alerted police. Johnny Wolfe, 23, allegedly purchased the cannabis and cannabis products from two dispensaries in Pueblo, including edibles, cough syrups, skin patches and wax.

Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been arrested for possession of marijuana. Police were called in Wichita, KA. to investigate a call about domestic violence with a weapon. When they arrived at the hotel room Randle was renting, they observed an undisclosed amount of marijuana.

Phillip Koss of Waco was convicted today on a federal charge of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute in excess of 50 kilograms of marijuana. His three sons and wife had already plead guilty last year on taking part in an operation which transported cannabis grown in California to

A man was arrested on Monday after a border patrol agent noticed that he had a large bundle of marijuana in the front seat of his Jeep Grand Cherokee. Agents arrested Enrique Munoz near Fronton and seized about 677 pounds of marijuana from the Jeep, according to a federal criminal