Sentencing for drug offences

Klein, Axel (2009) Sentencing for drug offences. Drugs and Alcohol Today, 9 (3). pp. 7-10. ISSN 1745-9265. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

A new offence of 'drug covering' should be created, with penalty ranges of six to 12 months. This would allow sentencers to distinguish between drug mules and principals, as the latter are the principal traffickers and stand to gain the benefits of drug importation.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: Drug, trafficking, penalties, drug policy reform
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare > HV5800 Drug use and miuse
K Law > K Law (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Paula Loader
Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2010 12:53
Last Modified: 29 May 2014 08:09
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/24287 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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