Minn. authorities welcome change on drug sentences
Published 08/13/2013, INFORUM
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota authorities and defense attorneys are welcoming the federal government's plans to ease up on mandatory drug sentences, pointing out that the state already has one of the country's lowest incarceration rates because it's been practicing what U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has been proposing for some 30 years.Word count: 524
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