Dallas City Council approved cite-and-release for weed possession. But will commissioners let it happen?

Published: Sep 19, 2017, 10:55 am • Updated: Sep 19, 2017, 11:28 am By Tristan Hallman and Naomi Martin, The Dallas Morning News Sept. 19–The future appears hazy for a new Dallas program to issue court summonses to people caught with less than 4 ounces of marijuana instead of arresting…

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Dallas police to treat less than 4 ounces of weed as misdemeanor

Published: Apr 13, 2017, 8:52 am • Updated: Apr 13, 2017, 8:52 am By The Associated Press DALLAS — Dallas police this fall will start issuing misdemeanor citations and releasing some people found with less than 4 ounces (about 113 grams) of marijuana. The Dallas City Council on Wednesday approved…

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Former Dallas Police Officer To Join Marijuana Activists Saturday At Training Event

Local marijuana policy reform activists, including a former Dallas police official, will gather Saturday for an advocacy training event at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in Dallas. Details of the event are available at http://www.texasmarijuanapolicy.org/training-dallas. The event, hosted by Texans for Responsible Marijuana Policy, is the second in a series…

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