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Texas state crime labs won’t test suspected marijuana in low-level cases

The Texas Department of Public Safety said last week that it would not perform testing to distinguish between hemp and marijuana in misdemeanor cases.

A container of dried hemp plant with leaves and stems on Jan. 23, 2020.

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