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.
As Jeremiah Looney spoke at a marijuana march in Fort Worth earlier this month, he felt confident that later in the evening the election results for his mayoral campaign would come back positive. He is now mayor of Whitewright, Texas.
A Texas senator, who also is a physician, says she needs more than anecdotal evidence that medical marijuana works.
A marijuana extract experimental drug has been dubbed a success after testing in a number of Texas hospitals.
A state legislator in Texas has praised the effects medical cannabis has had in helping save a little girl’s quality of life.
Twenty-four hours after the walls of the Ft. Worth Convention Center were filled to the brim with Trump supporters screaming “Make America great again!” over 40 speakers, 60 booths, and 6,400 people gathered to learn about one of the fastest growing industries in America, cannabis. The Southwest Cannabis Conference and
Former NFL defensive end Marvin Washington sat down to talk about marijuana use in the NFL, how it helps players, and his involvement in raising awareness about concussions in football.
Montel Williams is slated to be a keynote speaker at the South West Cannabis Conference and Expo in Fort Worth.
The Janice Michaels Foundation hopes to provide social services to Texas medical marijuana patients, services that are otherwise not available.
Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth is part of an international drug trial to test the efficacy of a marijuana compound when used to treat epilepsy.
Both patients and mothers of sick children are headed to Austin later this month to lobby legislators for medical marijuana. Already this year there have been lobby events concerning the topic of marijuana, with a lobby day in February drawing about 300 people. A group called the Patient Alliance for
A patient advocacy group is saying that the current CBD-only medical marijuana legislation filed in the Texas legislature does not go far enough, which severely limits who can use cannabis as medicine. While the Patient Alliance for Cannabis Therapeutics has said they will stay neutral on the legislation, they’ve found
With almost 20 million veterans in the U.S., Texas is home to 1.5 million of them. Now the Lone Star State is looking at medical marijuana to help veterans cope with debilitating issues, including PTSD. Almost half of the U.S. population has access to medical marijuana. Just over 47 percent