Blog Category: Political

Take Action: 2018 Texas Medical Cannabis Bill Filed – Support SB 90

Posted on: November 18, 2018

Medical Cannabis Bill Filed – Support SB 90 Sen Jose Menendez’s bill that will make TCUP more inclusive and compassionate for Texans. Senator Jose Menendez has introduced Senate Bill 90, which would make the Texas Compassionate Use Program (TCUP) more inclusive and compassionate for Texans. Around 68% of Americans can access medical cannabis, including people […]

Take Action: 2018 Texas Civil Penalties Bill Filed – Support HB 63

Posted on: November 13, 2018

2018 Texas Civil Penalties Bill Filed – Support HB 63 Chairman Joseph Moody’s HB 63 will eliminate arrest, jail time, and criminal record for low-level marijuana possession. Rep. Joseph Moody, a former prosecutor with accolades from the County and District Attorney Association and chairman of the House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee, has introduced House Bill 63, […]

Texas Veterans for Medical Marijuana Call Upon Congressman Pete Sessions on Veterans Day

Posted on: November 11, 2017

Texas Veterans for medical marijuana call upon Congressman Pete Sessions with targeted mobile billboard in Dallas this Veterans Day weekend. Take Action! Contact your lawmakers TODAY, and urge them to defend state medical marijuana programs and improve access for veterans: https://www.texasnorml.org/state-medical-cannabis-programs-in-jeopardy Subscribe to Lone Star Leaf on YouTube for more informative videos about marijuana law […]

Dallas Marijuana March 2015 Official Event Info

Posted on: October 10, 2015

The Dallas Marijuana March returns on Saturday 10/17 from 3:00pm – 6:00pm with an after party to follow. This is a 1st Amendment Event and we are working directly with the Dallas Police Department to ensure a safe, fun march for all. Want to help promote the Dallas Marijuana March? Make posts using our official […]

Extraction Reaction: Let’s Be Smart About Dabbing

Posted on: August 25, 2015

Extraction Reaction: Let’s Be Smart About Dabbing BY KEITH STROUP, FOUNDER OF NORML Originally posted on 8/25/15 at: http://www.marijuana.com/blog/news/2015/08/extraction-reaction-lets-be-smart-about-dabbing/ A new scientific review of burn injuries in Colorado confirms what many of us have been saying for some time – that the popularity of dabbing (i.e., the use of hash oil) brings with it some […]

Texas governor says he’ll sign medical marijuana bill

Posted on: June 1, 2015

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has announced that he will sign medical marijuana legislation on Monday. Sourced from the Texas Cannabis Report: http://txcann.com/2015/05/31/texas-governor-says-hell-sign-medical-marijuana-bill. Abbott issued a news advisory Sunday announcing a Monday bill signing ceremony with the authors of Senate Bill 339 — Sen. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, and Stephanie Klick, R-Fort Worth. The bill would legalize […]

Texas NORML’s 8th Annual Texas Marijuana March – #TMM2015

Posted on: May 8, 2015

Come participate with Texas NORML in Austin, Texas as we march to the Texas Capitol Building in support of cannabis law reform. Help us bring attention to the failed Drug War and the failed drug policy of prohibition! We will meet at City Hall at 11:30 am and march down Congress at HIGH NOON and […]

Watch the Texas Medical Marijuana Hearings for HB 3785 and 837

Posted on: May 1, 2015

Watch the Texas Committee on Public Health hearing for House Bill 3785 and House Bill 837 at the following link. Be sure to skip ahead to 5 hours and 4 minutes or you’ll be watching for a while! http://tlchouse.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=37&clip_id=10993 Then read about all about the hearing over at the Texas Cannabis Report here: http://txcann.com/2015/04/28/texans-hear-tearful-testimony-on-behalf-of-medical-marijuana-bill/

Official Press Release for the 2015 Global Marijuana March of North Texas

Posted on: April 28, 2015

Global Marijuana March to be held in Fort Worth on May 2 The Dallas/Fort Worth chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (DFW NORML) will be hosting its annual Global Marijuana March in downtown Fort Worth on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Attendance is free. Kicking off the day will be a […]

Marijuana Related Bills in the 2015 Texas Legislature

Posted on: March 30, 2015

This page lists each of the cannabis related bills in the 2015 Texas Legislature as well as the committees the bills have been referred to, names and phone numbers of committee members. —– Note: HB stands for House Bill and SB stands for Senate Bill. Marijuana Prohibition: HB 2165 – (Rep. David Simpson) repealing marijuana […]

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