Medical Marijuana

A bill can be killed any number of ways, including through obstruction, feet dragging, amendment, or procedure. In the case of a medical marijuana bill in Texas, despite having enough support to pass, the paperwork just didn’t arrive in time.

Despite Texas not having a voter initiative law, Texans may still be able to vote on both medical and recreational cannabis legalization in 2018 if the state legislature permits it.

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (Left) Rep. Bryan Hughes (Right)

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.

Jeremiah Looney, an Army veteran and open supporter of cannabis, has won his election for mayor in Whitewright, Texas.

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.

Texas Senator Donna Campbell

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

Denver Relief, a medical marijuana dispensary in Colorado.

A recent poll shows that support for medical marijuana in Texas continues to grow, however full legalization is another matter entirely.

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

Montel Williams is slated to be a keynote speaker at the South West Cannabis Conference and Expo in Fort Worth.

Janice Michaels Foundation

The Janice Michaels Foundation hopes to provide social services to Texas medical marijuana patients, services that are otherwise not available.

By: Russ Belville While I’m out here on the West Coast reporting on the fight to legalize marijuana, I often wonder how my friends in Texas would respond to some of the complaints I hear from marijuana activists here.

Cook Children’s Medical Center

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.