Blog Category: Political

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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/

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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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A Video Message from Executive Director Shaun McAlister Calling for Your Support of HB2165

Posted on: March 5, 2015

Calling all members, supporters and sponsors of DFW NORML and marijuana law reform in the Lone Star State! We are hereby calling upon you to spend 5 minutes to help us repeal marijuana prohibition! Do I have your attention? As many of you have undoubtedly heard by now, a bill was recently introduced by a […]

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Support Texas House Bill 507 to Decriminalize Marijuana

Posted on: December 21, 2014

On December 15th, Texas State Representative Joe Moody (D–El Paso) introduced a bill that would reduce state penalties for possession of small amounts of marijuana. The decriminalization bill, HB 507 can be read in its entirety here:

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Help Alexis Get Access To Medical Marijuana

Posted on: September 29, 2014

This is the story of now nine-year old DFW NORML member Alexis Bortell.  Her family is fighting to legalize Medical Marijuana for her. As told by Dean Bortell to www.HomeFoodsHeal.com Alexis is my eight year old daughter who has ‘generalized epilepsy’ which essentially is a diagnosis for seizures of unknown origin. Our story starts late one […]

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