Clarence Page: High Time to Reconsider Approach to War on Drugs – Houston Chronicle

Crack Cocaine Addiction: Clarence Page: High time to reconsider approach to war on drugs – Houston Chronicle

Clarence Page: High time to reconsider approach to war on drugs
Houston Chronicle
The lock-'em-up side surged with the new mandatory-minimum sentencing under the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986, largely in reaction to the rise of a crack cocaine epidemic and related street violence. Among the results, a 100-to-one sentencing disparity

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Crack Cocaine Addiction: Making money from misery in Surrey – Surrey Now

Making money from misery in Surrey
Surrey Now
Gary Robinson is a former Surrey city councillor, a recovery house operator and a recovering cocaine addict. He is the executive director of Realistic Success Recovery Society, which has three recovery houses in Surrey. Robinson does it right.

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Crack Cocaine Addiction: Kick the lock-’em-up habit – Palm Beach Post (blog)

Kick the lock-'em-up habit
Palm Beach Post (blog)
In the late 1980s, Florida overreacted to the arrival of crack cocaine by instituting mandatory sentences that did little to distinguish addicts from traffickers. Prisons swelled, and the Department of Corrections began releasing inmates so the state

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Crack Cocaine Addiction: Does Acting Like a Weiner Mean You’re An Addict?
Is Weiner’s behavior really evidence of addiction? If so, addiction to what?
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