In 2015 five members of the DFW NORML wakeboard team were arrested for marijuana possession at the Red Bull Cliff Diving event after Texas Game Wardens stormed their boat.
Corpus Christi will consider enacting a state cite and release law for marijuana offenders at an upcoming city council meeting.
Rapper Cameron Thomaz, otherwise known as Wiz Khalifa, was due in an El Paso court today to face marijuana charges from earlier this year, however he did not show up. After performing at a music festival in El Paso, Thomaz was busted for marijuana possession by airport TSA agents.
Many Texas law enforcement personnel say that they will continue to arrest and jail minor pot offenders, despite the enactment of a new state law granting police the option of issuing a citation in lieu of making an arrest.
A pair of brothers have been arrested in Kingsville after police caught wind of them operating out of their home selling marijuana and edibles.
Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent has failed a second drug test and a Dallas County judge revoked his bond and sent him to jail on Thursday, according to the Dallas County District Attorney’s office. Brent was out on bail after being charged with intoxication manslaughter resulting in the death
In what has been widely termed synthetic marijuana, 18 people have been arrested and six have been indicted in an alleged production and distribution ring operating in Texas and Oklahoma for a drug designed to mimic cannabis, according to KBTX.
Acting on a tip, Montgomery County Pct. 4 Deputy Constables went to 64-year-old Michael Terry’s home in Splendora to conduct a drug bust. Upon arriving they spoke with Terry who admitted to having cannabis on the property. Authorities arrested Terry for possessing two ounces of cannabis.
An ongoing investigation has led police to find 107 pounds of cannabis at a Lower Valley business.
Irving police have arrested four people for having more than 1,600 pounds of marijuana. Officials value it at about $1.6 million.