'Cocaine Congressman' Received the Right Sentence

'Cocaine congressman' received the right sentence
But the differences in their sentences illustrate a persistent problem: Despite recent reforms, a racial disparity persists between the minimum sentences for crimes involving crack and powder cocaine. The Fair Sentencing Act that Congress passed in … Read more on Chicago Tribune


DEA arrests suspected members of El Paso gang-linked crack cocaine ring
The arrests Tuesday were the result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration and El Paso police that "targeted a gang-affiliated drug trafficking network responsible for the distribution of crack and powder cocaine in the El Paso area … Read more on El Paso Times