Texas House OKs Cannabis Oil in Victory for Marijuana Advocates

The Texas House on Monday approved legalizing trace amounts of a marijuana plant extract for medicinal purposes. (Published Tuesday, May 19, 2015)

The Texas House on Monday approved legalizing trace amounts of a marijuana plant extract for medicinal purposes. (Published Tuesday, May 19, 2015)

By NBCDFW.com

Marijuana supporters are on the brink of a small victory they say is nonetheless significant in the conservative Texas Legislature.

The Republican-controlled House on Monday approved legalizing trace amounts of a marijuana plant extract for medicinal purposes. The cannabis oil wouldn't produce the high associated with other parts of marijuana. It has trace amounts of THC in it.

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