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USDA Approves Texas State Hemp Plan - CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Watch Andrea Lucia’s story on CBS 11 at 10 p.m.  It will be added here after it airs. NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Misdemeanor marijuana possession is the most common crime Tarrant County courts handled last year. The number of cases, though, is plummeting locally and across the state. The tumble started in June 2019 with …

Austin To Consider Stopping Arrests, Tickets In Low-Level Marijuana Cases After Hemp Law - KUT

As Texas law enforcement grapples with how to determine if something is marijuana after lawmakers legalized hemp last year, one city’s officials are putting forward their own solution: effectively decriminalize possession of small amounts of pot altogether. The Austin City Council will vote on a proposal later this month that, if approved, would “virtually end …