Teleconference 1:30 PM (ET) Today: Experts Respond to Trump’s Expected Proposal on Death Penalty for Drug Offenses

Press Release March 19, 2018
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Tommy McDonald 510-679-2311
Grant Smith 202-669-6573

Today, President Trump is expected to announce a plan for his administration’s response to opioid addiction and overdose. Instead of focusing on proven overdose prevention measures, the administration is reportedly planning to call for the death penalty for people who sell drugs.  The plan also calls for ramping up the already extremely harsh federal sentences for drug law violations.

Join us today, Monday, March 19 at 1:30pm (ET) / 10:30am (PT) for insight from:

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A young woman holds a sign that says "End the Drug War."

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