The Republican representative who introduced a full marijuana legalization bill in the Texas House has lost his bid for state senate in a run-off election.
A state legislator in Texas has praised the effects medical cannabis has had in helping save a little girl’s quality of life.
Bill to remove marijuana penalties hits Texas legislature as new poll shows 76 percent agree the law needs to change
Texas Marijuana Policy Advocacy Workshops — January 2018 A bill has been introduced today which would remove the penalty for possessing marijuana in Texas. Introduced by Rep. David Simpson, a Republican from Longview, HB 2165 sets forth a framework which would largely end the prohibition of marijuana.