Austin voters could decriminalize small amounts of pot in May

“Small possession of marijuana is not the type of violation that we want to stockpile jails with,” Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Monday.

By Joshua Fechter, The Texas Tribune
Posted 1/11/22

As greater numbers of Texas voters sour on harsh punishment for marijuana offenses, Austin voters will likely decide in November whether to effectively decriminalize the drug. The ballot measure, …

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