LA Weekly: Powder Cocaine Dealers Are No Longer Special Under the Law (Sorry)

September 29, 2014

Used to be that being successfully prosecuted for holding a decent quantity of crack could put you behind bars for up to five years. No longer. California Gov. Jerry Brown last night signed a bill that will make possession of crack and possession of powder cocaine for sale the same crime, both worth two to four years in state prison.

Source: http://www.laweekly.com/informer/2014/09/29/powder-cocaine-dealers-are-no-longer-special-under-the-law-sorry