GUNTER — A cotton gin that sat empty for decades in this small North Texas town could be filled next year with the first cannabis plants legally grown in the state.

The man investing in the old buildings plans to open a greenhouse and processing facility to make cannabis oil as a medical treatment for people with severe epilepsy.

A Texas statute enacted in 2015 paves the way for the cultivation of non-psychoactive cannabis for that purpose.

It was the only marijuana-related bill approved in the last legislative session.

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Liz Farmer ~ DallasNews.com ~

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