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Bill Passed in Minnesota Senate to Ease Low-level Drug Offenses

Bill Passed in Minnesota Senate to Ease Low-level Drug Offenses

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The Minnesota state Senate, after spirited debate passed a bill to ease sentences for low-level drug offenses, while significant dealers and kingpins would face more prison time.  Some lawmakers warn sentences for drug dealers will be lowered too much.  Fairmont Republican Julie Rosen

 

Saint Louis Park Democrat Ron Latz responds it’s a wrong move to send someone to prison if they’re primarily an addict

 

Lawmakers are looking for ways to reduce Minnesota’s growing prison population

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