Has Marijuana Been Legalized in Texas?

Has Marijuana Been Legalized in Texas?

Across the United States, there has been a push to consider the legalization of the drug marijuana. So, has marijuana been legalized in Texas? The short answer is no. While some state governments have legalized possession and use of the drug in any circumstance,...
Possession or Delivery of Drug Paraphernalia in Texas

Possession or Delivery of Drug Paraphernalia in Texas

Texans can be arrested and charged with a criminal offense for having items known to be items used for making and/or distributing illegal drugs. Possession or delivery of drug paraphernalia in the Lone Star State is a serious crime. Though serious, it is nevertheless...
Detection of Marijuana in Impaired Drivers, Part 1

Detection of Marijuana in Impaired Drivers, Part 1

There is a growing concern in the United States that cannabis use is becoming the more prevalent cause of impairment amongst many drivers detained during traffic stops for possibly driving while intoxicated. As more and more drivers are discovered to have used...
Detection of Marijuana in Impaired Drivers, Part 2

Detection of Marijuana in Impaired Drivers, Part 2

This blog post is part two of a discussion of drugged driving, specifically the increased concern that many traffic accidents involve drivers who are marijuana-impaired. This post will address the call being made for improved roadside drug testing methods and...