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Dallas cop fired after dash cam video shows him punching, pistol-whipping suspect

A Dallas police officer is facing assault charges after a dash cam video showed him punching and pistol whipping a suspect after a high speed chase. Officer Rene Villanueva has been fired and faces criminal charges of Official Oppression and Assault, according to CBSFW. The incident dates back to November…

Texas Police officer teaches seminar pushing for medical marijuana

A group of pro-marijuana activists are hoping to build a coalition of residents who support the legalization of medicinal marijuana in the state of Texas. Medcan University, a for-profit business seeking to expand the medical marijuana industry, is conducting periodic seminars throughout the state of Texas that address the politics,…