January 13, 2011

House Bill and Act Information in Texas/Membership Drive: Coming into the Home Stretch

CLICK HERE TO GET THE CONTACT NUMBERS OF YOUR TEXAS REPRESENTATIVES. EACH INDIVIDUAL CALL IS ESSENTIAL IN GETTING HB548 PASSED AND LET THEM KNOW YOU’D LIKE […]
January 7, 2011

Toke of the Town:Pot-Hating Bush Holdover Unanimously Confirmed To Head DEA

By Steve Elliot at “Toke of the Town” http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2011/01/pot-hating_bush_holdover_unanimously_confirmed_to.php “The U.S. Senate has unanimously confirmed Michele Leonhart, a Bush-era holdover who has overseen dozens of federal […]
January 5, 2011

Meeting Notes January 5th, 2011

TX NORML open meeting notes, January 5th, 2011 During last month’s meeting we covered these stories: -Arizona’s Prop 203 wins once all votes are counted -LA […]
January 2, 2011

MPP: Legislature between sessions; medical marijuana legislation still needed

from http://www.mpp.org/states/texas/ Last update: October 26, 2010 Despite a 2004 poll showing that 75% of Texans support medical marijuana, lawmakers have yet to act to protect […]
December 30, 2010

Toke of the Town: Merle Haggard Sticks Up For Willie Nelson, Pot Legalization

By Steve Elliott on “Toke of the Town” a href=”http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2010/12/merle_haggard_sticks_up_for_willie_nelson_pot_lega.php” “We don’t smoke marijuana in Muskogee,” Merle Haggard sang back in 1969. But Merle’s changed his […]
December 27, 2010

Jury Pool In Montana Marijuana Case Stages Mutiny; Won’t Convict

By Steve Elliott on “Toke of the Town” http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2010/12/jury_pool_in_marijuana_case_stages_mutiny_wont_con.php ​​In what could grow into something much bigger in future cases, potential jurors in Missoula County District […]
December 27, 2010

Marijuana Policy Project flashback from 2009: “Medical marijuana bill introduced in Texas. Support HB 164!”

This is a flashback to our 2009 Legislative Session, when the medical marijuana bill was introduced as “HB 164.” A similar medical marijuana bill will be […]
December 22, 2010

Texas NORML Board of Director Election: Executive Director

Dear Members and Supporters, Your Texas NORML board of directors would like to announce the upcoming election of the Executive Director position. This position is currently […]
December 16, 2010

Drug Czar Blames Rising Teen Pot Use On Medical Cannabis Laws Rather Than On His Own Failed Policies

December 14th, 2010 By: Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director http://blog.norml.org/2010/12/14/drug-czar-blames-rising-teen-pot-use-on-medical-cannabis-laws-rather-than-on-his-own-failed-policies/ Since 1975 the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor has been tracking students self-reported use of […]