Currently, it takes times more powdered cocaine than crack cocaine to trigger the same harsh mandatory minimum sentence. Testifying before a Senate judiciary subcommittee, Breuer and other witnesses said that the guidelines, instituted in when authorities feared that crack use was becoming an epidemic, were based on faulty assumptions -- including that crack users were far more violent and dangerous to the community than powder cocaine users.
As Anti-Media often notes, these stories are not entirely unreported by the media. Sessions will speak to the committee in wake of former FBI Director James Comey's testimony Thursday that raised questions about the AG's meetings with Russian officials before President Trump was sworn into office and while Sessions was still a senator.
Comey's recent testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum," Sessions said in a Saturday letter to a House appropriations subcommittee.
Leaking US military files was 'responsibility to public' - Manning in first interview after release RT - t was her responsibility to reveal classified military documents to the public, Chelsea Manning told ABC in her first interview after leaving prison, adding that she was unaware that the leaks could threaten US national security.
No one told me to do this. Nobody directed me to do this.
As of end of day yesterday, not one piece of actual, real evidence has come to light. Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are debating subpoenaing Comey to compel his testimony.
Chuck Grassley R-Iowathe chairman of the committee, have discussed forcing Comey to appear before their panel. The participation rate was just 23 percent with roughly 2.
A Taliban spokesman claimed the shooter was a part of the militant group and had killed four Americans and injured several more, but this has yet to be confirmed by government sources.
The Achin district in eastern Nangarhar province, where the attack took place, is also thought to be a stronghold of IS. Henrique Montbrun, who oversees the triage post in the municipality of Baruta, says the violence in the country has reached unprecedented levels.
As more people take to the streets to demand their freedom back in a nation where tyranny took a firm hold shortly after the election of self-proclaimed socialist, Nicolaus Maduro, the country descended into complete government control, and the only people with money are now those in the government.
Socialism is fair that way; as no system more equally distributes poverty, except maybe communism. But a pattern is now emerging in the battle for basic human rights and minimal freedoms.
According to WSJ, there were at least two "secret" meetings in Jordan between US and Russian officials during which the de-escalation zones were discussed. One more meeting allegedly should have taken place in Amman this week, however, it was canceled and a new date has not been set yet.
The journal cited officials familiar with the talks as saying that the "secret" negotiations are "threatened by continued tensions in southern Syria between the U. An election that May called to strengthen her hand as Britain leaves the European Union ended with her political authority obliterated, her days in office likely numbered and the path to Brexit more muddied than ever.
Meanwhile the supposed loser, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, savored a surprisingly strong result and basked in the adulation of an energized, youthful base.
British newspapers summed it up in a word: Labour rounds off remarkable election with narrow win in Kensington The Guardian - Conservatives defeated by 20 votes after third recount in London seat, which has never been in Labour hands before. Labour has staged a major upset by taking one of the wealthiest constituencies in London, from the incumbent Conservative candidate Victoria Borwick, in a dramatic result 24 hours after polling closed.
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