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San Marcos becomes first city in Texas to issue cite-and-release law for cannabis possession

San Marcos becomes first city in Texas to issue cite-and-release law for cannabis possession

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 11, 2020

A cite-and-release ordinance was passed by San Marcos City Council on Tuesday, April 21. Thanks to the Council's vote, low-level criminal offenses – including cannabis possession to the amount of four ounces – will now be punishable by citations. Class C misdemeanors – like assault, family violen...

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