Disparity by Design: How Drug-free Zone Laws Impact Racial Disparity – And Fail to Protect Youth

Justice Policy Institute

A new national report, authored by the Justice Policy Institute and commissioned by the Drug Policy Alliance, finds that drug-free zones fail to protect youth from drug activity, while creating high levels of racial disparity in the criminal justice system.

Drug Policy Alliance
Drug Law Convictions and Punishments
Drug Testing Policies
Race and the Drug War
Reducing the Harms of Marijuana Prohibition
DPA Publication