Woman trafficked cocaine ‘socially,’ not on commercial scale, rules judge

by Brendan Burke - December 18, 2018

Convicted cocaine trafficker Serenus Bryan won’t face a three-year sentence – the starting point for commercial cocaine trafficking – after a NWT Supreme Court Justice ruled on Tuesday the 51-year-old trafficked the drug “socially.”  In court, the distinction is important. It can mean longer or shorter sentences for offenders convicted of trafficking drugs. A jury…

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