Crack Cocaine Addiction: Obama Commutes Sentences of 8 Crack Cocaine Offenders – Los Angeles Times

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Obama commutes sentences of 8 crack cocaine offenders
Los Angeles Times
Until 2010, when Congress approved a new sentencing law, those convicted of possessing crack cocaine were subject to mandatory sentences far higher than those given to people possessing the powder form of the drug. Crack use was more common 
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Obama commutes 8 crack cocaine sentences – USA TODAY

Obama commutes 8 crack cocaine sentences
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — President Obama is commuting the prison terms of eight people convicted on federal crack cocaine charges, saying they were punished under laws that permitted unfair sentencing disparities. "In several cases, the sentencing judges 

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Obama Commutes Sentences in Crack Cocaine Cases – TIME

Obama Commutes Sentences in Crack Cocaine Cases
TIME
President Barack Obama moved Thursday to speed the release of eight federal prisoners serving lengthy terms for crack cocaine offenses, in his most aggressive push against the country's strict drug sentencing laws. Obama said he was granting clemency

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