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A report out of Midland is raising the alarm over students using E-cig vaporizer pens to consume marijuana while at school. Midland County Sheriff Gary Painter says that they are finding that students are using these vaporizers in class covertly, saying that it is becoming a big issue.

Fort Stockton ISD is reportedly planning to implement a drug testing policy for the 2014-15 school year for anyone involved in extracurricular activities. Located along IH-10 in west Texas, the seat of Pecos County has just over 8,000 residents and like many other school districts, it’s battling a tight budget.

The fall 2013 school year started out fantastic for the University of North Texas chapter of NORML, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. The chapter’s first two meetings drew in the largest crowds the organization has seen to date.

A pair of now ex-Baylor students who were arrested earlier this year have been indicted by a grand jury for possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver Psilocin, the hallucinogenic compound in mushrooms.

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.