As several Texas Districts' Attorneys have come out against marijuana prosecution due to their inability to test and differentiate between hemp and marijuana which lies in a percentage of overall activated thc content per gram of plant material. This minor infraction in the law enforcement arena has sent leaders out from their cubby holes to … Continue reading Texas GOP Is Dead
July 19, 2019 A Senate legislative committee has scheduled a hearing on a bill that would give cannabis businesses operating legally under state law access to the U.S. banking industry. The hearing before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on “Challenges for Cannabis and Banking: Outside Perspectives” will be held on Tuesday, … Continue reading Cannabis Banking Bill Scheduled For The Senate
July 16, 2019 What happens to those individuals with cannabis offenses that took place before the laws changed? Believe it or not, many of them aren’t automatically, retroactively covered by new laws that decriminalize or legalize weed going forward. In Michigan, one senator is looking to right this wrong. On Tuesday, Senator Jeff Irwin of … Continue reading Plan For Automatic Expungement Of Cannabis Records For Michigan?
With several Texas District Attorneys coming out in favor of these new laws stating that they wouldn't be prosecuting low level marijuana possession cases, we at Free The Weed In Texas thought it'd be a good remedy to reach out and start calling some other Texas DAs to see where they stood. For anyone who … Continue reading Dozens of Texas District Attorneys Refusing To Discuss Hemp/Marijuana Prosecution.
July 11, 2019 If you're in Arkansas this group needs your help. A group plans to begin gathering signatures soon to try and put a proposal to legalize recreational marijuana on the ballot in Arkansas next year. The Drug Policy Education Group on Wednesday submitted a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow licensed dispensaries to … Continue reading Arkansas Group Gathering Signatures For Legal Cannabis