Racial Bias in Cocaine Laws

Members of public policy and law enforcement organizations spoke in a forum on racial issues involved in the nation’s drug… read more

Members of public policy and law enforcement organizations spoke in a forum on racial issues involved in the nation’s drug laws. The panelists discussed relative levels of arrests and prosecutions for drug law violations in the white and black American populations, and debated means for explaining the much higher rate of drug prosecutions in the black community. The speakers responded to questions from members of the audience following their prepared remarks. close

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Racial Bias in Cocaine Laws

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Program ID:
49527-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 27, 1993
Last Aired:
Aug 29, 1993

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  • Aug 27, 1993 | 11:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 29, 1993 | 2:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 29, 1993 | 9:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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