The decision by a federal prosecutor to file an 851 notice is no small thing. When an 851 notice is filed in a drug case, it makes an offender's third felony drug offense—state or federal, no matter how long ago the previous two offenses were—subject to mandatory life in federal prison without the possibility of parole. Judges have no way to deviate from the sentence.


@freetalklive FFS you fought a war of independence against the Brits.. and now you accept this crap??

Grow a pair - just as your founding fathers did - or just fade away into nothing and undermine everything US independence was about.

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