Mandatory Sentences Enacted (17h 47min, oct 15, 1986 y – 20h 31min, oct 24, 1987 y)
President Reagan signs the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986, creating mandatory minimum sentences for drug crimes and leading to a massive increase in the number of people incarcerated in federal prisons. https://www.shmoop.com/drugs-america/timeline.html
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