10 People Sentenced to Prison for Cenla Cocaine Conspiracy

10 people sentenced to prison for Cenla cocaine conspiracy
It was determined that this group was responsible for the sale and distribution of more than 10 kilos of cocaine. Law enforcement agents seized more than 5 kilograms of powder cocaine, 500 grams of crack cocaine, and approximately $ 70,000 in cash. Read more on Alexandria Town Talk


Obama to Commute More Drug Sentences
In 2010, the president signed the Fair Sentencing Act, which dramatically reduced the disparity in sentencing for crack cocaine and powder cocaine. Previously, one gram of crack cocaine was treated the same as 100 grams of powder cocaine for sentencing … Read more on Wall Street Journal

Foley man gets 10 years for drug ring involving crack and powder cocaine
MOBILE, Alabama — A federal judge on Friday sentence a Foley man to 10 years in prison for his part in a drug ring spanning more than five years and involving a childhood friend. Douglas McArthur Watts Jr., 28, will also … A confidential source said … Read more on al.com (blog)