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NY Senate Strengthens Criminal Penalties For Making & Possessing Meth
By Joe Gullo
ALBANY, N.Y. - Anyone convicted of making meth in New York could soon spend more time in prison.
The senate passed a bill monday that would strengthen criminal penalties for making and possessing meth making materials.
Under the bill, anyone convicted of operating a meth lab for the second time in five years could see a maximum 20 year sentence. Right now, it's only a max of nine years.
The bill now heads to the Assembly.