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Drug Sentencing Across the U.S. Varies More Than You Think
An Analysis of Drug Sentencing Trends in the US

The United States justice system tries drug offenses on a daily basis, primarily through state courts. Because the vast majority of drug offenses are state cases rather than federal cases, individuals convicted of these crimes are largely tried and sentenced at the discretion of their local justice systems. This can be problematic, specifically because judgments…

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    The United States justice system tries drug offenses on a daily basis, primarily through state courts. Because the vast majority of drug offenses are state cases rather than federal cases, individuals convicted of these crimes are largely tried and sentenced at the discretion of their local justice systems. This can be problematic, specifically because judgments…

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