Let’s Mess With Texas: The Lone Star State on Pot

In 2015, Texas joined a handful of other states in adopting
an approach to medical cannabis that legalizes it… but just barely. Still
intact today, the Texas Compassionate Use Act only allows for the legal use of
cannabis oil with trace amounts of THC. To qualify, patients must have severe
epilepsy and receive approval from two specialists who believe that cannabis is
a worthwhile treatment, not just on its own merits, but compared to other
options. Patients may not grow their own, and smokable forms of cannabis are
illegal for any use. It’s not uncommon to see Texas described as having no
medical program, because its program is so narrow that it’s nearly invisible.

But with a new year and a new legislative session, there is hope that Texas might expand its

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