By: Martin “Marty” K. Jeane PhD, LPC-S, LMFT How do we prevent underage use of cannabis?

As states stand on the verge of legalizing both medical and recreational cannabis, fears continue to play out among people concerned that the new policy will lead to increased consumption of marijuana by teens.

A San Antonio police officer was caught on video putting a 16-year-old kid in a choke-hold for over two minutes and bloodying his face after the teen was allegedly caught with a joint.

A Texas teenager has died after attempting to rob a man who agreed to sell him marijuana. Marcus Brown, 23, of Harker Heights is currently in Bell County Jail and has been charged with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver after police arrested him in connection with the shooting