In May 2012, Missouri reduced its crack-powder cocaine disparity by increasing the amount of crack cocaine that triggers a mandatory minimum sentence. With the new law, Missouri’s crack-powder disparity decreased from 75:1 to 18:1.

How You Can Advocate for Sentencing Reform in Your State

You can do several things to work toward reforming your state’s sentencing laws – go to our get involved page to find out how.

Encourage your state lawmakers to support mandatory minimum sentencing reform. Be sure to connect with FAMM and other sentencing reformers on Facebook, Twitter, and by signing up for our email list.

Sentencing/Criminal Justice Reform Groups in this State: