RT America -- February 25, 2015

Texas secessionist group raided, feds confiscate phones & fingerprint attendees

Texas secessionist group 'Republic of Texas' is arguing that its right to assembly was violated due to a federal agent’s raid during the group's meeting. Law enforcement is claiming the raid was in response to the group sending a legal summons to a county judge. John Jarnecke, president of the Republic of Texas, talks to RT’s Ameera David about the raid and the organization’s planned response.

Legal, financial threats against DC’s pot legalization

DC’s marijuana legalization coming into effect this week, but congressional lawmakers are looking to challenge the District’s rule, going up against new Mayor Muriel Bowser. RT’s Manila Chan explains why some of congress isn’t too happy and the new pot rules.