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Thursday, October 1st, 2009

Solving graffiti problems requires comprehensive approach

Columnist LAMAR W. HANKINS writes, "It is unclear that many people in San Marcos see graffiti as a problem that needs a solution. If they do support action to eliminate graffiti, the new, minimalist legislation under consideration will not do so."

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

Detractors tag graffiti ordinance as another step toward ‘police state’

Grappling again with questions about the limits of its own authority, the San Marcos city council on Tuesday tabled a graffiti ordinance that allows police officers to issue citations to people caught with permanent markers and spray...