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Question 1 The Controlled Substances Act of 1970 replaced all prior federal laws regulating illegal drugs including the Harrison Tax Act of 1914 and...

Question 1


The Controlled Substances Act of 1970 replaced all prior federal laws regulating illegal drugs including the Harrison Tax Act of 1914 and the Marihuana Tax Act of 1937.

  1. True
  2. False

Question 2


The American Medical Association was a staunch supporter and proponent of the Harrison Tax Act and aided in getting this legislation passed.

  1. True
  2. False

Question 3

  1. This was the first state to pass a law banning opium smoking in 1885:

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  1. California
  2. New York
  3. Texas
  4. Ohio

Question 4

All sentencing guidelines are based primarily on the following two factors:

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  1. severity of offense and prior prison time
  2. offender's prior criminal record and age
  3. age at time of offense and offender's prior drug use
  4. severity of offense and offender's prior criminal record

Question 5

Interdiction efforts in the war on drugs refers to:

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  1. increasing the drug supplies entering the U.S. in order to expose traffickers
  2. bypassing state laws to make drug arrests
  3. appealing to foreign heads of state to join the war on drugs
  4. reducing the supply of drugs entering the U.S.

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