State Drug Crime Policy: Re-Examining Penalties Podcast


Many state legislatures have recently changed their approach to how certain drug crimes are penalized. This has included broad changes to drug crime sentencing as well as a focus on some individual controlled substances. Watch the video below to learn about the changes states are making.

Additional Resources


  • For information on drug sentencing, pretrial diversion, heroin and opiates, marijuana, synthetic drugs and other drug policies please visit NCSL’s State Drug Crime Policy page.
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