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Snap Poll: Readers split on death penalty for drugs (access required)

52% oppose that Trump’s proposal for punishing traffickers

President Donald Trump on Monday announced his plan to combat the opioid epidemic that has ravaged the nation. He called for improving education and awareness about drug addiction and expanding access to proven treatment and recovery efforts. But a key component of his proposal is also the most controversial piece of it: strengthening punishments for drug ...

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