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Texas State Senator Wendy Davis in Favor of Medical Marijuana

Posted on: February 12, 2014

DALLAS, TX – In a candid interview with the Dallas Morning News, State Senator Wendy Davis came out in favor of reforming Texas’s draconian marijuana laws Tuesday afternoon. In the interview Senator Davis, who is running for Governor this November, said in no uncertain words, “I personally believe that medical marijuana should be allowed for.” […]

Convince Senator John Carona About Cannabis Phone and Email Bomb

Posted on: February 11, 2014

Six term Republican Texas Senator John Carona was recently quoted in a radio and web story by KERA saying some unsettling things about the war on drugs. According to Mr. Carona: “Drug policy in Texas and marijuana legalization is not going to happen in 2015,” he said. “All anyone needs to do is look at […]

2014 Additions to DFW NORML’s Board of Directors

Posted on: February 1, 2014

DFW NORML recently held elections by the membership for DFW NORML Board of Directors positions at their January meeting. The only contested position was that of Deputy Director, and the nominees were Will Jenkins, Tristan Tucker, and Elisabeth Rodriguez. The newly elected positions are as follows: Deputy Director: Tristan Tucker Director of Finance: Larry Tally […]

February Meeting at the Chuggin’ Monk

Posted on: January 28, 2014

Join us for our 2nd meeting of the year on 2/22 starting at 4:20pm at The Chuggin’ Monk in Arlington! As with all of our monthly meetings, this is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome though anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. When: Sat, February […]

Marijuana Lobbyist Training 2014

Posted on: January 28, 2014

We had such a great response to our first lobbyist training meeting last November, that we’re doing it again! Our legislative strategy and training session is designed to teach marijuana legalization activists the basics of the Texas legislative process, and how to lobby elected officials for change. When: Sat, February 15, 2pm – 4pm Where: […]

January 2014 Meeting Recap

Posted on: January 27, 2014

If there was any question about the amount of support in Texas for marijuana legalization, it was answered by the record turnout at DFW NORML’s first meeting of 2014. There was standing room only at the Whiskey Girl Saloon in Fort Worth as over 200 people filled the bar to learn more about efforts to […]

Recap from MATV’s 2014 Texas Drug Policy Conference

Posted on: January 21, 2014

At the Mothers Against Teen Violence 2014 Texas Drug Policy Conference this weekend, speakers from a wide variety of backgrounds and areas of expertise converged in Dallas to discuss the failed war on drugs. DFW NORML board member Larry Talley and Texas NORML Executive Director Cheyanne Weldon spoke at the conference, and NORML volunteers staffed […]

Nominees for DFW NORML Board of Directors

Posted on: January 16, 2014

Back in November of 2013 we announced new bylaws and the creation of new officer positions at DFW NORML. The following names are members running for positions on our Board of Directors during the January meeting. Be sure to join us at the Whiskey Girl Saloon on Saturday January 25th so you can vote on […]

January Meeting at Whiskey Girl Saloon

Posted on: January 1, 2014

Our first month of 2014 is at the Whiskey Girl Saloon located near the stockyards of Fort Worth. As with all of our monthly meetings, this is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome though anyone under the age of 18 *must* be accompanied by an adult. During the month of January, […]

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