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Resource ID: #7673
Subject: Drugs
Source: Indianapolis Star
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Indianapolis Star examines the prosecution and sentencing of drug dealers, and finds that through plea-bargaining one-third of convicted cocaine dealers serve no prison time; minorities serve more time in prison for the same offense; the pressure applied by police to inform on family and friends is severe; concludes that state drug-forfeiture laws are unfair, April 29 - May 2, 1990.

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