January 7, 2011

Texas NORML Press Release on Activist Training

FOR RELEASE: Immediate Media Contact: Josh Schimberg DATE: January 5th, 2011 Phone: 512-585-3846 Austin, TX: The Texas chapter of N.O.R.M.L., the National Organization for the Reform […]
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 […]