March 27, 2019

More Penalty Reduction Bills to be Heard on Monday!

Several bills to reduce penalties for marijuana possession will be considered by the Criminal Jurisprudence Committee on Monday, April 1. These bills seek make possession of […]
March 26, 2019

Texas Police Chiefs Association (TPCA) Holds Press Conference on Marijuana

Fellow Texans, Today, I attended a press conference held by the Texas Police Chiefs Association (TPCA) at the Texas State Capitol. They discussed “the myths vs. […]
March 25, 2019

Recap: Texas Senior Lobby Day

On Monday, Texas Seniors joined us at the Texas State Capitol to share their stories and information about medical marijuana with their legislators. They asked their […]
March 25, 2019

Breaking: HB 63 Passes Committee!

​Rep. Joe Moody’s bill to reduce penalties for low-level marijuana possession has passed out of the Criminal Jurisprudence Committee with a bipartisan vote of 5-2! If […]
March 19, 2019

Breaking: Hemp Declassified In Texas!

The Texas Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has authored an amendment to the Texas schedule of controlled substances that removes hemp from the list. It is […]
March 5, 2019

Texas Senior Lobby Day – March 25th

Monday, March 25th, 2019 8:30am to 12:30pm Texas State Capitol Building – Capitol Grill on Level E1 1100 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701 Seniors from all […]
March 5, 2019

HB 63: Next Steps

Now that the Criminal Jurisprudence Committee has heard HB 63, what happens next? In the Texas Legislature, committees tend to leave bills pending after the hearing. […]
March 5, 2019

Recap – Hearing for HB 63: Marijuana Decriminalization

Texans Come to the Capitol to Support Marijuana Penalty Reduction. Texans from all over the state were in Austin to voice their strong support for decriminalization […]
March 4, 2019

Recap: Patient Lobby Day – Links Included

Patients visit their legislators to voice their need for access to medical marijuana in the Lone Star State. In the Texas State Capitol Building, dozens of […]