Addiction Policy Forum Endorses EQUAL Act

Addiction Policy Forum announced its endorsement of the EQUAL Act, which would end the crack cocaine and powdered cocaine federal sentencing disparity.

H.R. 1693/S. 79, the Eliminating a Quantifiably Unjust Application of the Law Act (EQUAL Act) was introduced by Sens. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Reps. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Bobby Scott (D-VA), Kelly Armstrong (R-ND), and Don Bacon (R-NE).