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Texas Legislature 2021

Watered-down expansion of Texas’ medical marijuana program poised to become law

House Bill 1535 expands eligibility for the Texas Compassionate Use Program to people with cancer and post-traumatic stress disorder. The Senate stripped out a provision that would’ve allowed any Texan with chronic pain to access medical marijuana.

Newly planted marijuana plants at Texas Original Compassionate Cultivation Medical Marijuana facility in South Austin on Apr…

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