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Friday, 11 May 2012
Mandatory Minimum Drug Sentences Controversial in US
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Mandatory Minimum Drug Sentences Controversial in US: The sentences usually call for years of prison time depending on the quantity and type of drugs. Critics argue that such sentences take away judicial discretion from judges and are partially responsible for the explosion in the US prison population.