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Open Peer Review Reports for: Mandatory minimum sentencing policies and cocaine use in the U.S., 1985–2013

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Original Submission
5 Oct 2018 Submitted Original manuscript
4 Nov 2018 Author responded Author comments - Lauryn Walker
Resubmission - Version 2
4 Nov 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
16 Nov 2018 Editorially accepted
29 Nov 2018 Article published 10.1186/s12914-018-0182-2

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