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Cocaine Legality

In the US, cocaine is Schedule II according to the provisions of the Controlled Substances Act of 1970. It shares this classification with methamphetamine, morphine and methadone. Schedule II substances have a high potential for abuse but may be administered by a physician for certain purposes. Believe it or not, cannabis is rated in the higher Schedule I category in the U.S. Penalties for Possession of Coke in the United States Possession of more than 500 grams of cocaine are as follows:


Why Cocaine is Complicating Peace Talks in Colombia

If peace talks in Colombia works, it could decrease the amount of cocaine coming out of the country, which reduces the overall amount of cocaine in the world.



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