Please choose from one of the three questions below. Please provide a 1-2 paragraph response, making sure that the response fully answers the question in it’s entirety.
- Your textbook discusses three types of drug-related crimes. Goldstein came up with a Tripartite Model describing three categories which drug-related violence may occur. What are these categories? How are crimes committed in each category? How might a committed crime fall under more than one category? Give examples.
- What are mandatory minimum sentences? What are some arguments for and against mandatory minimum sentences? How has mandatory minimum sentences for Crack Cocaine changed under the Fair Sentencing Act? How do mandatory minimum sentences vary from the state level to the federal level?