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More Imprisonment Does Not Reduce State Drug Problems

As the U.S. confronts a growing epidemic of opioid misuse, policymakers and public health officials need a clear understanding of whether, how, and to what degree imprisonment for drug offenses affects the nature and extent of the nation’s drug problems. To explore this question, The Pew Charitable… Continue Reading More Imprisonment Does Not Reduce State Drug Problems
Topics: Advocacy

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Essential Components of Trauma Informed Judicial Practice

This issue brief provides information, specific strategies, and resources that many treatment court judges have found beneficial in dealing with people affected by trauma.

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Statewide Technical Assistance Project: Developing Statewide Assessment Standards for Drug Court Participants in Michigan

This Bulletin describes the process conducted to help develop statewide assessment standards in Michigan.
Topics: Assessment

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