New Poll Finds Strong Backing To Legalize, Tax Marijuana In Texas

Austin City Council will consider a resolution supporting medical marijuana in Texas.

TEXAS: The pendulum has really swung out there in Texas on the questions of medical marijuana and treating possession of the weed as a fine-only, civil offense. A new poll released today by the advocacy group Marijuana Policy Project found comfortable majority support and nearly a nearly 2-1 margin on both questions.

'Will Rap for Weed': Woman Tries to Raise Awareness of Medical Marijuana

Houston Street Activist "Will Rap for Weed"

TEXAS: A woman on the corner of Montrose and Westheimer [in Houston] is getting lots of attention as walks around with a sign that reads, “Will Rap for Weed.”