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Nelson's Drug Law Thrown Out

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Parent Issue
Day
6
Month
September
Year
1974
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One of Nelson Rockefeücv's last achieveinents as the Governor ot New York has been ruled unconstitutic'.:! by a Rochestei court. A Monroe County Court has struck down the mandatory life sentence provisión of New York's controversial new drug law. That drug statute requires the imposition of life sentences for the sellers of such d. leroin, cocaine, and even liasli JudgL í-qí Celly said that the nu, datoty I ' iffends the conscimd, beyond reasonable lies nJierent in the