Texas Officials: State Crime Labs Will Refuse Marijuana Tests In Simple Possession Cases

Texas Officials: State Crime Labs Will Refuse Marijuana Tests In Simple Possession Cases

The Texas Department of Public Safety says it will not perform testing to distinguish between hemp and marijuana in misdemeanor cases. That means local agencies in many areas will have to use costly private labs or forego pursuing cannabis cases. By Jolie McCullough, The Texas Tribune The Texas Department of Public Safety is almost ready to roll out its long-awaited lab test to tell if cannabis is newly legal hemp or illegal marijuana. But DPS Director Steve McCraw notified Texas law enforcement agencies this month of a crucial caveat: The state labs won’t do testing in misdemeanor marijuana possession cases.…

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