Fake weed's final freewheeling days
KPFT recordings to be archived there.
Photo by Chris CurryDean BeckerWhen talking publicly about illegal drugs and butting heads with the U.S. government over its prohibitionist policies, respect is hard to come by.Over the years, though, local Houston radio host Dean Becker has earned high regard for getting top-tier guests and hav ... More >>
Police in the Rio Grande Valley have a new tactic in the war against pot smugglers: staking out office supply stores. In three cases since last November, suspects have been followed after making large purchases of cellophane. Here's more on the most recent case, from Valleycentral.com. U. ... More >>
Marijuana's steady creep toward legalization nationwide.
An ex-cop from East Texas decides to switch sides
The government says Clayton Jones shouldn't smoke marijuana. He says it's the only thing that keeps him from blowing his brains out.
Dean Becker, "420 Drug War News"
Rain, rage and ruin at an Easter 420 festival
Undercover cops infiltrate a pro-pot event, but don't weed out much from the crowd