Waters cites disparity in cocaine sentencing

Browne, J. Zamgba
July 1997
New York Amsterdam News;07/31/97, Vol. 88 Issue 31, p8
Focuses on a letter written by representative Maxine Waters, chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, to United States president Bill Clinton on issues regarding their opposition to the mandatory federal sentencing disparity between crack cocaine and powder cocaine. Reasons for Waters' opposition to the law.


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