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PostSubject: Pot Dealers Leniency   Thu Apr 24, 2014 12:46 pm

Maybe Nancy Reagan's idiotic "Just Say No" is finally being overturned.
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As Obama nears the middle of his last term, he appears to have made a priority of unwinding some of the most criticized measures of the drug war, which many experts also blame for today's massive prison population: mandatory minimum sentences and three-strikes-style sentence enhancements.

In 2010 he signed the Fair Sentencing Act, which shrank the disparity between mandatory minimum sentences for crack and powder cocaine — one of the most infamous products of the 1986 Anti-Drug Abuse Act. Since the 1990s, more than 80 percent of the crack cocaine convicts swelling federal prisons have been black.
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