What if a brick was only just a misdemeanor?

from Jadakiss (Ft. Nas) – What If Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

If a brick (Hefty amount of Cocaine, or heroin) was only a misdemeanor, then there would be a lot less people serving time. The question is whether the hard time attached to drug crimes prevents the use, and flow of drugs in the country? The answer is absolutely not

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