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Dallas District Attorney Dismissing Misdemeanor Marijuana Possession Cases

Posted on: April 13, 2019

Dallas DA reveals plan for ‘ending mass incarceration’ for petty crimes, slashing probation and bail Dallas County will move away from “criminalizing poverty,” District Attorney John Creuzot announced Thursday, outlining a reform plan to decriminalize low-level crimes and decrease the use of excessive probation and bail. In an open letter to the public, Creuzot detailed […]

Take Action: Tell Your Congressional Representative to Join the Cannabis Caucus

Posted on: February 20, 2019

With public support for reforming marijuana laws at an all time high, key Congressional allies have formed the first-ever Congressional Cannabis Caucus to develop and promote sensible cannabis policy reform and work to ease the tension between federal and state cannabis laws. Never in modern history has there existed greater public support for ending the […]

DFW NORML’s 7th annual Chronica Holiday Party and Fundraiser at the Green Elephant in Dallas

Posted on: November 2, 2018

Tis the season for Chronica! Mark your calendars for Saturday December 29th as DFW NORML’s annual holiday celebration and fundraiser returns to the Green Elephant in Dallas. WHEN: Saturday, December 29, 2018 at 8 PM – 1 AM WHERE: The Green Elephant, 5627 Dyer St, Dallas, Texas 75206 Watch the official Facebook event page here […]

VIDEO: A Brief History of Cannabis Prohibition in Texas, by Lone Star Leaf

Posted on: April 27, 2017

Lone Star Leaf presents a brief history of Cannabis prohibition with Jax Finkel, Executive Director of Texas NORML. Filmed as part of a documentary series designed to educate and empower Texans to end cannabis prohibition in the Lone Star State. Created by Shaun McAlister, produced by Eric Espinoza and Jessica Pallett. Filmed on location at […]

April Meeting in Dallas Featuring Army Medic Amanda Berard

Posted on: April 26, 2017

DFW NORML’s fourth meeting of 2017 is scheduled for 4/29/17 at the Cherry Apothecary located at 222 W Jefferson Blvd #C, Dallas, Texas 75208 (free parking in back). Introducing military veteran Amanda Berard as the keynote speaker for DFW NORML’s April meeting on 4/29 from 4-6pm in Dallas. Amanda is a former Army Medic, working […]

Dallas City Council Approves Cite and Release for Marijuana

Posted on: April 12, 2017

April 12, 2017 – DALLAS, TX – Today members of Dallas City Council voted 10-5 in favor of a Cite and Release program for marijuana possession that will be implemented this October. From CBS11, “The City of Dallas says with this program they hope to reduce jail time for nonviolent offenses, to cut down the […]

Texas Cannabis Patient Lobby Day 2017

Posted on: March 8, 2017

With our lawmakers meeting for only 140 days every two years, we have a lot of work to do in a short period of time. Your participation is critical to changing laws relating to marijuana in Texas. Patient Lobby Day is a participatory event where patients and their loved ones will engage our legislators and […]

DFW NORML’s Cannabis Lobbyist Training & June Meeting in Dallas

Posted on: June 23, 2016

DFW NORML returns to the White Rock Hills Branch Library on 6/25/16 for our June Meeting. Please note that we will NOT be meeting at J. Erik Jonsson Central Library as previously announced. On the agenda this month, we will hear from one of DFW NORML’s founding members: Elisabeth Rodriguez, as she discusses best practices […]

Watch Our Dallas Cite and Release Presentation Here

Posted on: March 31, 2016

DFW NORML’s March Meeting was both livestreamed on YouTube and filmed by DFW NORML volunteer Arthur Mayer. Watch the full, unedited livestream here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M90mIwMARJE OR watch the edited clips in HD below. PART 1 – Cite and Release Presentation PART 2 – Q&A with Presenters PART 3 – Colt DeMorris of El Paso NORML PART […]

March Meeting on 3/26: Dallas Cite and Release for Marijuana

Posted on: March 11, 2016

DFW NORML’s March Meeting will be held on 3/26 from 3pm – 4:20pm in the Community Showcase Room 1009 at the J Erik Jonsson Central Library located at 1515 Young St, Dallas, Texas 75201. We will be giving a detailed overview of the new Cite and Release policy currently being considered by Dallas, with special […]

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