Senate Committee to Hold Crack-Powder Cocaine Hearing Wednesday
The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing Wednesday on the disparity of the crack/powder cocaine sentencing laws. You will be able to watch it live, online. Sentencing Law and Policy has more here.
The witnesses include Miami Police Chief John Timoney, who will be arguing the stiffer penalties for crack are unjust.
In the "personal story" segment, Cedric Parker will be testifying for FAMM about his sister and the impact of unjust federal crack cocaine sentences on their family.
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