MEDIA ADVISORY: Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan, District Attorney Devon Anderson, Sheriff Ron Hickman and the Texas Attorney General’s Office to hold press conference

June 15, 2015                                                                                                    

Contact: Kristen Lee
Assistant County Attorney
713-274-5315
Kristen.Lee@cao.hctx.net

 MEDIA ADVISORY: Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan, District Attorney Devon Anderson, Sheriff Ron Hickman and the Texas Attorney General’s Office to hold press conference

WHO:
Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan, District Attorney Devon Anderson, Sheriff Ron Hickman, Assistant Texas Attorney General Rosemarie Donnelly

WHAT:          
News conference regarding a combined effort to discuss how these agencies are using the civil and criminal courts to combat the sale of Kush, so-called synthetic marijuana, and other dangerous chemicals marketed to children.

WHEN: 
3 p.m. Today, June 15, 2015

WHERE:       
Harris County Attorney’s Office|
The Mike Driscoll Courtroom             
1019 Congress, 16th Floor
Houston, TX 77002

The Harris County Attorney's Office represents the County, its departments, elected and appointed officials, and employees in all civil matters that involve county business. The Office represents the Harris County Hospital District, the Harris County Flood Control District, the Harris County Appraisal Review Board, and the Greater 911 Emergency Network, which are separate legal entities. The Office also represents the State of Texas in mental health commitments and children's protective services cases and assists Harris County in administration of the guardianship program, which cares for elderly and disabled individuals who are unable to care for themselves.