Deputies discovered more than 13,000 marijuana plants at a growing operation just northeast of Sealy last week in Austin County. The crop is estimated to be worth $1.5 million.

Citing a need to have a presence in every area of the state, Texas NORML, a statewide non-profit marijuana reform group, has been working hard to encourage the rise of new chapters across Texas. They now have their sights set on El Paso.

A federally-funded drug abuse research agency is granting nearly $2 million to study the link between marijuana use and domestic violence in what some supporters of marijuana decriminalization call another example of the organization’s “profound and unhidden political bias.”

A Waco woman was indicted Wednesday for mailing marijuana to her boyfriend who is in jail.

A man was arrested Monday by Milam County Sheriff Deputies following a two month investigation of marijuana trafficking near Cameron Elementary School.

For the past five years, the widowed mother of two had used medical marijuana for relief from the pain of fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, spinal stenosis and rotator cuff disease. Traditional medications had produced adverse reactions or failed to provide significant relief. She was arrested Sept. 13, 2012. And on March

At the precipice of ending cannabis prohibition in America and replacing it with logical alternatives—such as taxing and regulating cannabis for the benefit of society—please don’t forget about America’s prisoners of the War on Drugs, the longest running war in U.S. history, particularly the prisoners of the battle against marijuana.

It turns out that Lubbock is down with the movement to legalize marijuana, if Hub City NORML’s recent event is any indication.

During a conference call with state governors today, Attorney General Eric Holder announced that the US Department of Justice would allow the marijuana legalization laws in Colorado and Washington to go into effect.

Police raided two Baylor campus homes on Wednesday and made four arrests relating to marijuana. Police seized marijuana, pills, $12,400 in cash, a Cadillac and a BMW after a three month investigation by McGregor and Lorena police.

Cheyanne Weldon – Executive Director of the Texas State Chapter of NORML – will be speaking on September 7, 2013 at 8:00 am at the XXVII Border Legislative Conference on the “Overview of Marijuana Initiatives and Legislation” panel.  Please join her if you are in the area! For more information,

According to KVUE, Austin Police Department SWAT executed a search warrant on an elderly couple’s home which turned up an undisclosed amount of marijuana, for which they received a ticket.

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., announced Monday he will address the blurred lines between federal and state marijuana laws in an upcoming hearing. The hearing, which is scheduled for Sept. 10, comes as 20 states allow marijuana for medical purposes and Colorado and Washington voted to legalize

Volunteering your time is an excellent way of ensuring that your community is better off. In the case of a Waco, Tx based non-profit NORML organization, they have become leaders in their community by performing charity and community service work.