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REPORT: Decades of Disparity Drug Arrests & Race in USA 1980-2007

See on Scoop.itDrugs, Society and Human Rights

This 20-page report by Human Rights Watch says that adult African Americans were arrested on drug charges at rates that were 2.8 to 5.5 times as high as those of white adults in every year from 1980 through 2007, the last year for which complete data were available.

See on www.hrw.org

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