`War on drugs' seems more than metaphor in border towns

Zeese, Kevin
January 1998
Christian Science Monitor;1/30/98, Vol. 90 Issue 45, p22
Opinion. Contends that increasing military involvement in the efforts to control and prevent drug trafficking is harmful and violates the constitution's ban on police actions by the military on United States soil. When the military began to be involved in civilian law enforcement; The escalation of the role of the military in drug enforcement; Why drug enforcement belongs in the realm of public health and not military force.


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