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Sara Mayeux

The Personal Case for Criminal Justice Reform

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Think about someone you know who has used an illegal drug. Then ask yourself: would that person be better off in prison? Would that person be more likely to have become a productive member of society if they were stripped of their freedom, their property, their children, and their job?

— Ethan Nadelmann, Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance, “The War on Drugs Is a War on People,” Change.org, Jan. 13, 2010.

Written by sara

February 16, 2010 at 4:45 pm

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