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Voters Reject Local Cannabis Reforms In Lubbock, Texas
Voters in Lubbock, Texas on Saturday rejected a local cannabis decriminalization ballot measure, the Texas...
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Cheech & Chong Light Up Austin for Documentary Film Screening at SXSW
Cheech & Chong brought their zany act to Austin last week for the premiere of Cheech and Chong’s...
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Local Texas Lawmakers Officially Place Marijuana Decriminalization Initiative On Lubbock’s May 2024 Ballot
Lawmakers in Lubbock, Texas have officially approved a resolution to put a local marijuana decriminalization...
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Texas, the Honeypot of Delta-8 THC Products, Gets Ready to Go Legit? - Over 130 Medical Marijuana Licenses Filed with the State
On January 16, the Regulatory Services Division (RSD) of the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)...
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Another Texas City Will See Marijuana Decriminalization On Ballot After Lubbock Lawmakers Reject Voter Initiative
Voters in another Texas city will have the chance to decide on a local marijuana decriminalization initiative...
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Texas receives 132 applications for medical marijuana dispensary licenses
Texas regulators have received 132 applications to open medical marijuana dispensaries, but...
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Ahead Of Lubbock Decriminalization Vote, Texas Marijuana Reform Group Examines Impacts Of Similar Measures In Five Other Cities
With Lubbock city leaders set to consider a citizen-initiated proposed ordinance to decriminalize cannabis...
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SXSW Announces 2024 Lineup, Leaning Into Psychedelics While Nixing Cannabis Track
Organizers at SXSW this week unveiled a slate of more than 450 sessions chosen for the conference set...
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Report: Texas Law Enforcement Won’t Stop Raiding Hemp Shops
When Congress legalized industrial hemp in 2018, it prompted a tidal wave of CBD-based products while...
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Texas University Awarded USDA Grant to Study Hemp as Animal Feed
Agricultural scientists at Texas’ Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) have received a $299,162 grant...
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Advocates In Lubbock, Texas Submit Signatures for Cannabis Decriminalization Ordinance
Advocates in Lubbock, Texas on Tuesday submitted their petition to decriminalize possession of small...
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Advocates in Lubbock, Texas Collected Enough Signatures for Weed Decriminalization Initiative
Advocates in Texas recently announced that they’ve collected enough signatures to add a decriminalization...
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Texas Court Says No to Delta-8 Ban
A Texas appeals court upheld a temporary injunction against a state ban on delta-8 THC on Thursday, a...
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Anti-Marijuana Ted Cruz Swigs Beer To Protest Possible Lowering Of U.S. Alcohol-Consumption Guidelines: ‘Kiss My Ass’
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) doesn’t support legalizing marijuana or other currently illicit drugs, but he’s...
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Where Presidential Candidate Will Hurd Stands On Marijuana
Former Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX) has entered the race to become the 2024 Republican presidential nominee....
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Busted for a Gram and a Gun: Texas Police Nab Cowboys' Lineman Sam Williams
Celebrities don’t get arrested for marijuana like they used to. These days celeb weed busts...
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Activists In Another Texas City Kick Off Effort To Decriminalize Marijuana, With Signature Gathering Underway In Lubbock
Activists in Lubbock, Texas have launched a campaign to join the growing number of cities across the...
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8th Wonder Brewery to start selling cannabis seltzers among craft beer under new ownership
The largest cannabis operator in Texas is leaning into beverages after acquiring 8th Wonder Brewery. The...
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Texas Bills To Decriminalize Marijuana And Allow Cannabis As An Opioid Alternative For Pain Patients Die In Senate
Texas House-passed bills to decriminalize marijuana, facilitate expungements and allow chronic pain patients...
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Texas Medical Marijuana Expansion in Legislative Limbo as Session Nears End
Any bills still in committee on Wednesday will be dead in the water. The future of medical cannabis...
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Dwindling legislative clock suggests Texas' cannabis reform bills will die in the state Senate
With a week left in the Texas Legislature’s current session, political observers said it’s...
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High times: How Texas stumbled into a legal cannabis market and what it could mean for pot
Walk into a gas station or smoke shop and you’ll see them on the shelf, packaged in colorful boxes with...
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Texas House Passes Bill to Reduce Cannabis Possession Penalties
The Texas House last week passed a cannabis decriminalization bill that would reduce penalties for possession...
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Here’s what weed tourists from Texas can expect to find inside recreational pot shops
Marijuana is still an illegal substance in Texas. But with neighboring states offering recreational weed,...
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Texas House Will Vote On Marijuana Decriminalization And Expungements Bill Next Week
The Texas House of Representatives will vote on a bill to decriminalize marijuana possession and create...