The Harris County DA Invites Law-Breaking Citizens to “Make It Right”

In The News The Harris County DA Invites Law-Breaking Citizens to “Make It Right” Houstonia | 7/18/2016 “A lot of this is poverty-driven,” says Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson. “They get a ticket and they either can eat or pay their fine. So they don’t...

Austin officials move to decriminalize public drunkenness

In The News Austin officials move to decriminalize public drunkenness Austin American-Statesman | 3/8/2014 An effort by an array of criminal justice, law enforcement and medical officials is underway to open a sobriety center — “drunk tank” to many — that would...