September 19, 2010

Alcohol Lobby Now Openly Spending Against California’s Prop. 19, in Alliance with Police Industrial Complex

By Paul Armentano Big Alcohol’s decision to squash marijuana law reform to protect its bottom line is simply politics as usual. It is said that politics […]
September 17, 2010

Incarceration Nation — Marijuana Arrests For 2009 Near Record High

September 15th, 2010 By: Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Police prosecuted 858,408 persons for marijuana violations in 2009, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s annual […]
September 16, 2010

AlterNet Article: It’s Time for Unity in the Marijuana Reform Movement

It’s important to remember that while we may have many different reasons for partaking of the herb, we must band together when it comes to re-legalizing […]
September 1, 2010

Meeting Notes September 1, 2010

TX NORML open meeting notes, September 1, 2010 During last month’s meeting we covered these stories: – WA Proposed Marijuana Legalization Initiative Will Not Qualify For […]
August 19, 2010

Texas Now Prosecuting Two Medical Marijuana Patients

Story on about two medicinal marijuana patients being prosecuted for having their meds. Stories like this just need to remind us why we need to […]
August 11, 2010

Texas Democrats Pass Resolution in Support of Medical Marijuana

“Late last month the Texas Democratic Party held their statewide convention, at which the party decides what issues are important enough to be made a part […]
August 6, 2010

Texas Tribune Article

The Texas Tribune ( ) published an article today regarding the fight to bring medical marijuana to Texas, and you can read the full article […]
August 4, 2010

Meeting Notes August 4, 2010

TX NORML open meeting notes, August 4, 2010 During last month’s meeting we covered these stories: – Arizona: Medical Marijuana Legalization Measure Certified For November Ballot […]
July 29, 2010

BREAKING NEWS/ACTION ALERT: House Passes Version of the National Criminal Justice Commission Act — Ask the Senate to Do Likewise

Thu, 29 Jul 2010; By: Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director On Tuesday, Congressional Representatives passed by voice vote H.R. 5143, the House version of the National […]