Courts in Baghdad /Rusafa and Wassit issued sentences and financial penalties against many of men convicted of drug dealing.
Central Criminal Court of Baghdad /Rusafa Federal Appeal Court issued a sentence to ten years in prison and financial penalty of IQD ten million against a convict who was arrested in possession of two Kg of crystal , a statement of the Media Center of the Supreme Judicial Council reported.
The convict confessed to bringing crystal from Sulaimaniyah to sell in Baghdad and other provinces.
The statement confirmed that Wassit Criminal Court handed down various sentences to prison against three convicted of narcotics trading. Two convicts were sentenced to six years in prison but the other was sentenced to three years in prison.
The sentences were in accordance with provisions of article (28/first) of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances No .(50) of 2017 .