Austin Police Chief Says Marijuana Arrests Will Continue Despite City Council Vote

Austin Police Chief Says Marijuana Arrests Will Continue Despite City Council Vote

Chief Brian Manley said he would continue to enforce marijuana laws the day after the city council unanimously approved stopping arrests and tickets for low-level cases. By Jolie McCullough, The Texas Tribune The day after the Austin City Council approved a resolution to stop arresting or ticketing people for most low-level marijuana possession offenses, the police chief made clear he had no plans to do so. “[Marijuana] is still illegal, and we will still enforce marijuana law if we come across people smoking in the community,” Chief Brian Manley said during a news conference Friday afternoon. Though cracking down on…

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