The leading voice against marijuana law reform in Texas has lost his bid for re-election in Denton County.
Alexis Bortell will be making a short return to Texas later this month for a cannabis conference in Fort Worth.
Republican Rep. Scott Turner has announced that he will not be seeking re-election in 2016. Turner gained attention for both his unsuccessful attempt to unseat Rep. Joe Strauss as Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives, and for his stance on medical marijuana. The former NFL player represents District 33