By Tamara L. Roleff
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Researchers studying postmortem brain tissue samples found that cocaine harms the neurons that release dopamine, a neurochemical that regulates feelings of pleasure. 34 Are Punishments for Cocaine and Crack Administered Fairly? S. Sentencing Commission. The penalties for crack cocaine are unjust not just because they are more severe than those for powder cocaine, but also because the added severity doesn’t make any sense. Are Punishments for Cocaine and Crack Administered Fairly? “ Higher penalties for crack cocaine offenses appropriately reflect the greater harm posed by crack cocaine.
Is in giving the Conyers goes on to say that addicts user a high. ”30 ” Treating Cocaine Addiction Medically Unlike heroin, which can be treated with an alternative drug, methadone, there are no drugs that are currently used to treat cocaine addiction. There are a few promising anti-addiction drugs, such as AME-359, being used 54 How Should Cocaine and Crack Addiction Be Treated? in clinical trials, however. The drugs being developed work in ways that are similar to vaccines; a small portion of a cocaine molecule is attached to a carrier molecule in the vaccine.
50 Are Punishments for Cocaine and Crack Administered Fairly? Cocaine Prison Sentences by Race 51 How Should Cocaine and Crack Addiction Be Treated? “ It is far from clear that coerced clients move closer to therapeutic objectives because of longer stays in treatment. ” How Should Cocaine and Crack Addiction Be Treated? —Stephen Norland, Robin E. ” “ A drug court’s coercive power is the key to admitting drug-involved offenders into treatment quickly, for a period of time that is long enough to make a difference.