Voters will soon decide whether Denton's future includes decriminalizing marijuana

If the ballot proposition passes in November, Denton would eliminate arrests and penalties for misdemeanor marijuana possession. And Denton police ...

September 20, 2022
1:34 PM

If the ballot proposition passes in November, Denton would eliminate arrests and penalties for misdemeanor marijuana possession. And Denton police officers who smell marijuana would not be able to use that as probable cause for a search.Deb Armintor, is with Decriminalize Denton. The nonprofit group supports the proposed 'Ordinance to Eliminate Low-Level Marijuana Enforcement.'The former Denton city council member says many people who've been arrested for marijuana have suffered. And she says that has affected a disproportionate number of black residents in Denton.

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