Crack Cocaine/Sentencing - Collection Finding Aid

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Crack Cocaine/Sentencing - Collection Finding Aid


This collection consists of records related to disparities between sentences related to crack as compared to sentences related to powder cocaine, the disproportionate impact of crack on Black Americans, and recommendations on penalties for crimes involving crack. This collection consists of clippings, correspondence, drafts, legislation, notes, press releases, statements, talking points, and transcripts related to sentencing and crack that date from 1995 to 1998. Correspondence concerns the views and objectives of Members of Congress, the Department of Justice, other government officials, organizations representing black communities, religious leaders, and the Clinton Administration.
Please Note: No items in this collection have yet been scanned nor made available online. For access to the collection please visit the Clinton Library's research room.


William J. Clinton Presidential Library & Museum


“Crack Cocaine/Sentencing - Collection Finding Aid,” Clinton Digital Library, accessed April 15, 2024,