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Bill would allow hemp arrests | Local News - Valdosta Daily Times

ATLANTA — Lawmakers moved forward with a bill requiring a license to carry hemp — or face drug charges. Georgia House Agriculture and Consumer Affairs committee members approved the legislation Tuesday that would require anyone who is legally carrying leafy green hemp to have a license to prove they are in the hemp business. Violators …

Austin To Consider Stopping Arrests, Tickets In Low-Level Marijuana Cases After Hemp Law - KUT

As Texas law enforcement grapples with how to determine if something is marijuana after lawmakers legalized hemp last year, one city’s officials are putting forward their own solution: effectively decriminalize possession of small amounts of pot altogether. The Austin City Council will vote on a proposal later this month that, if approved, would “virtually end …