Blog Category: Texas News

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Buds and Brunch with Charlo Greene on Sunday May 31

Posted on: May 29, 2015

DFW NORML is excited to announce a new speaker series entitled Buds and Brunch, where notable marijuana activists from around the country will come and speak to our group! Join us at the House Sports Bar & Grill on Sunday 5/31 from 11am – 2pm for our debut event with Charlo Greene! She’ll be giving […]

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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 […]

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420 Smoke Down Prohibition with DFW NORML

Posted on: April 15, 2015

DFW NORML is hosting our first ever SMOKE DOWN PROHIBITION celebration at J Gilligan’s Bar and Grill (400 E Abram St, Arlington, Texas 76010) on Monday April 20th from 2pm – 10pm. 18+ Welcome. Cover is $5 for DFW NORML members or $6 for non-members. Expect food, live music, speakers, vendors and more. RSVP and […]

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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Claim Your Free Ticket Aboard the DFW NORML PACT LOBBY DAY Bus on 2/24

Posted on: February 21, 2015

DFW NORML has chartered another bus bound for Austin and our board of directors has voted to give away all 50 tickets to attendees of PACT Patient Lobby Day 2 on 2/24! Please watch this brief video to find out how you can apply for one of these seats and then email questions@dfwnorml.org today with […]

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DFW NORML Charters Bus to Capitol for Citizen Lobby Day

Posted on: February 13, 2015

DFW NORML is participating in a Citizen Lobby Day on February 18th, which you can read more about here. The event currently has over 500 people RSVP’d on Facebook and nearly 200 RSVP’d directly through Texans for Responsible Marijuana Policy’s registration link here: http://texasmarijuanapolicy.org/lobby-day-event-february-18/ And because North Texans demanded it, DFW NORML has chartered a […]

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Cowtown Medical Cannabis Rally at Trinity Park Pavilion 3 in Fort Worth, Texas

Posted on: January 25, 2015

Please note that the LOCATION HAS CHANGED from Newby Park to Trinity Park Pavilion 3 (2401 University Drive, Fort Worth, Texas 76107). Back in October of 2014, Texas Children’s Hospital of Houston announced their official participation in the first worldwide clinical trial for Epidiolex® in children with Dravet syndrome. Source: http://www.texaschildrens.org/About-Us/News/Texas-Children’s-Hospital-part-of-first-worldwide-clinical-trial-for-Epidiolex®-in-children-with-Dravet-syndrome/ Since that time, we […]

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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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