Push to decriminalize marijuana possession continues, city by city | app

KILLEEN, Texas — As he cruised the streets of Killeen in his silver Volvo SUV on a recent Sunday, Louie Minor recalled his time as an assistant constable whose duties included arresting marijuana users.

Minor, a 43-year-old Iraq War veteran, wanted to reach as many voters as possible in a mission that might have seemed unlikely during his career in law enforcement. At each stop, Minor handed out a light blue card emblazoned with a cannabis leaf and the message “Decriminalize Marijuana Possession.”

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