Fair Sentencing Act of 2010

Doc's CJ Glossary by Adam J. McKee
Course: Introduction

The Fair Sentencing Act of 2010 is a law that reduced the disparity between sentences for possession and distribution of crack cocaine and powdered cocaine; many critics considered the disparity as racist.


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Last Modified: 07/06/2021

 

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