Controlled Substances and the Texas Controlled Substance Act

Controlled Substances and the Texas Controlled Substance Act

Controlled Substances and the Texas Controlled Substance Act There are certain drugs that are classified as controlled substances. But why is one drug considered to be a controlled substance, while another is not? And how are controlled substances regarded according...
The Stone(d) Cold Truth: Marijuana vs. Hemp in Texas

The Stone(d) Cold Truth: Marijuana vs. Hemp in Texas

Marijuana and hemp are two different varieties of the species of plant called Cannabis sativa. They are cultivated for different reasons. Marijuana is considered a drug and is cultivated for recreational use and medicinal preparations; while hemp is cultivated for...
Cannabis and the Texas Compassionate Use Act

Cannabis and the Texas Compassionate Use Act

In recent years, laws concerning cannabis have changed significantly across the United States. While Texas historically has had some of the most stringent cannabis-related laws, things have been changing in the state. One of the more recent changes to the law came in...