The latest news on cocaine
New details are coming out that waterboarding—a controversial interrogation technique that many deem as torture—was used on a top al Qaeda official and approved by top levels of the U.S. government. This information comes as CIA Director Michael Hayden prepares for two days of questioning by House and Senate intelligence panels about the destruction of videotaped interrogations.
Judges and defense attorneys are pushing the federal sentencing commission to retroactively apply newly reduced sentences for crack.
Justices consider disparities for powder and crack cocaine