Traffickers of common date rape drugs will face stiffer penalties in Hong Kong under new sentencing guidelines issued by the Court of Appeal recently. Photo: Shutterstock
Traffickers of common date rape drugs will face stiffer penalties in Hong Kong under new sentencing guidelines issued by the Court of Appeal recently. Photo: Shutterstock
Drugs

Hong Kong judges recommend harsher sentencing guidelines for traffickers of date rape drug than for cannabis culprits

  • Stiffer sentences needed because of dangers posed by common date rape drug, Court of Appeal says
  • With large quantity of drug seized in recent years, law enforcers hope ruling will deter criminals

Topic |   Drugs
Traffickers of common date rape drugs will face stiffer penalties in Hong Kong under new sentencing guidelines issued by the Court of Appeal recently. Photo: Shutterstock
Traffickers of common date rape drugs will face stiffer penalties in Hong Kong under new sentencing guidelines issued by the Court of Appeal recently. Photo: Shutterstock
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