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Fallout of the War on Drugs: 5 People Get Life-Term

A couple of months ago, United States Attorney General Eric Holder announced changes to mandatory minimum sentencing for nonviolent drug crimes. Many people have faced extremely high prison terms for drug offenses because of mandatory minimum sentencing, or as they are sometimes called, three strikes and you’re out laws. Here are five people who have received the harshest prison sentences under mandatory minimum sentencing laws: - See more at:

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Tags: Conviction, DRUG, Drug, Drugs, FALLOUT, Offenses, War, on

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Comment by Ken Nersten on December 9, 2013 at 11:01pm

I believe instead of granting severe punishment for addicts, rather they should be made to realize what wrong they are doing to their life & condition, if they are still unable to understand the same, a good counselling can further help them to stay calm & accept positive changes in their life.

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