Last updated on: 9/20/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Texans For Medical Marijuana Biography

Position:
Pro to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

“Texans for Medical Marijuana was a statewide grassroots organization that began in January of 2004 with a mission of changing Texas law to protect medical marijuana patients, who possessed a doctor’s recommendation, from arrest and incarceration.”

“Who We Are,” Texans for Medical Marijuana website (accessed Sep. 20, 2007)

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“Texans for Medical Marijuana was a statewide grassroots organization that began in January of 2004 with a mission of changing Texas law to protect medical marijuana patients, who possessed a doctor’s recommendation, from arrest and incarceration.

The organization ceased operations in May 2007. But, Noelle Davis, former executive director, is pursuing future work in medical marijuana policy.”

“Who We Are,” Texans for Medical Marijuana website (accessed Sep. 20, 2007)

Mission:

“Texans for Medical Marijuana was a statewide grassroots organization that began in January of 2004 with a mission of changing Texas law to protect medical marijuana patients, who possessed a doctor’s recommendation, from arrest and incarceration.”

“What We Do,” Texans for Medical Marijuana website (accessed Sep. 20, 2007)

Other:
Nonprofit 501(c)(4)