The Texas legislature reconvenes in January of 2017, and marijuana activists around the state are gearing up with advocacy training sessions in preparation for speaking with legislators at the capitol.

Susan Hawk, former Dallas District Attorney

After spending an extensive amount of time in rehab, Dallas District Attorney Susan Hawk has resigned. Hawk was well known for her mental instability and crackdown on prosecutors making plea deals with marijuana offenders.

The number of prosecutions for marijuana in Texas is effectively going down, but the amount of cases are staying the same.

The following is a list of all known marijuana related events happening in Texas for the month of September 2016.

Cancer is a tough beast to fight, both physically and mentally. Beginning in September, a female cannabis oriented support group will start meeting in Austin.

Jared Cates, Democratic candidate for Nacogdoches County Commissioner, Pct. 3.

A new generation is entering politics, and they’re coming into the game through some traditionally unusual ways.

Bureaucracy has helped a Texas city strangle a marijuana advocacy organization’s event to the point of cancellation.

A highly anticipated ruling came down from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) concerning the federal scheduling of marijuana, and the results have disappointed a Texas Senator.

The following is a list of all known marijuana related events happening in Texas for the month of August 2016.

Despite obtaining the proper permits, much planning, and a lot of money and time spent, the DFW NORML Lake and Bake event was shut down today by the Grapevine Parks & Recreation Department.

The following is a list of all known marijuana related events happening in Texas for the month of July 2016.

A petition to put marijuana ordinance reform on the ballot in Corpus Christi has fallen short of its signature goal.

Mark Miller, Texas Railroad Commissioner candidate

The biggest election in Texas this year is one you probably haven’t heard of; the Texas Railroad Commission, a state agency that does not regulate railroads.

When you think of the word community, what does it mean to you? Do images of folks helping folks during a time of crisis or disaster come to mind? What about a big picnic where everyone contributes something to the meal to share with others? Or how about a gathering