According to the College Station Police Department, two teens have been arrested on drug charges after they pocket-dialed 911.

Marijuana has been intertwined with race and ethnicity in America since well before the word “marijuana” was coined. The drug, my colleague Gene Demby recently wrote, has a disturbing case of multiple personality disorder: It’s a go-to pop culture punch line. It’s the foundation of a growing recreational and medicinal

A study published in The International Journal of Neurophamacology points to Cannabidiol (CBD) as a cause of Neurogenesis in the brain. Specifically, this birth of new neurons occurred in the Hippocampus, an area typically associated with conscious memory and navigation. Neurogenesis is responsible for creating new neurons within the brain. These neurons process and carry information to

The time has come to commemorate another year of 420-bliss, so come on down and celebrate with us on Saturday August 10th @ Red Eyed Fly for The Austin420 4th Year Anniversary Bash!

The US border patrol is busting people daily as they cross through border checkpoints. Recent busts in Sarita, Texas have netted 3,500 pounds of cannabis from two 18-wheelers. The number of busts are so high, that many towns are struggling to prosecute all of the cases. In many instances they

Russ Belville, the host of 420Radio.org recently spoke at the Texas Regional NORML Conference held by DFW NORML on the topic of the new rhetoric being used by prohibitionists and how to effectively debate on behalf of marijuana reform.

Cheyanne Weldon, Executive Director of Texas NORML, speaks at the Texas Regional NORML Conference held in Fort Worth and hosted by DFW NORML.

The use of cannabis is associated with mitigated symptoms of opiate withdrawal in subjects undergoing methadone maintenance treatment, according to a data published online in The American Journal on Addictions. Read more: http://norml.org/news/2013/07/18/study-marijuana-use-associated-with-decreased-symptoms-of-opiate-withdrawal-in-subjects-undergoing-methadone-treatment

More than 1,700 substance abuse prevention and treatment specialists from across the country will convene in Austin, Texas next week for Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America’s (CADCA) 2013 Mid-Year Training Institute, held July 21-25 at the Hilton Austin.

A woman was arrested and accused of selling cannabis in the parking lot of a business in Kearney.

Investigators believe eradication efforts on the border are causing members of the drug cartel to re-think their strategy of smuggling drugs into the U.S. Many parts of our seven county region of the Brazos Valley consist of very rural areas — all of which authorities say have become a prime

Despite all the statements by the DEA over the years denying the medical benefits of cannabis, a recent government sponsored study at the University of California Center for Medicinal Cannabis concluded marijuana has legitimate medicinal benefits, including relief from chronic pain.The study also found that reclassification is needed immediately to

When savvy public policy advocates realize they’ve lost an argument with the voters, they shift their position. That’s what marijuana prohibitionists are doing today with a just-released survey. In a groundbreaking new report, the Partnership at DrugFree.org admits that “support for medicalization and…for decriminalization and legalization of marijuana is widespread”

A story out of the Amarillo Globe-News reports that $742,000 in hydroponic cannabis was seized during a traffic stop in west Amarillo.