My Felony Charge Confirmed Just How Terrible the Drug War Really Is

Published On 06/03/2016 Published On 06/03/2016
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Jason Hoffman/Thrillist
I was a woman transformed. I was rolling. And drugs were glorious.
We went to a drugstore, bought cough-suppressant tablets, and robotripped in a motel pool, waiting to be arraigned.
Jason Hoffman/Thrillist
Although I was a victim of the war on drugs, the war on drugs was never about imprisoning people like me.