This evaluation was done to determine how the Lewiston Family Drug Court Program (LFDC) operates and to determine their effectiveness in the treatment field in comparison to alternative practices within the criminal justice system.
This document is a guide for participants in Maine’s Adult Drug Treatment Program. The handbook covers a variety of topics including an overview of the program and other important information for participants.
This document contains a compilation of court decisions in relation to drug court in a variety of states across the county.
Topics: Adult Technical Assistance Project, Advocacy, Case Law Summary, Caselaw, Cultural Issues, Defense Function, Drug Court Program Operations, Ethic Issues, Ethics, Federal Decisions, Federal Drug Courts, Judicial Function, Law Review, Manuals And Forms, Performance Standards, Public Information, Special Populations, State Decisions, Technical Assistance Reports, Tribal (Wellness Courts), Tribal Decisions
Evaluation of Maine’s Family Treatment Drug Courts A Preliminary Analysis of Short and Long-term Outcomes
Preliminary findings from a recently released national study suggest several promising outcomes for family drug court programs. The current study contributes to the ongoing discussion about the effectiveness of these programs and how well they operate in Maine. Overall findings in this report are co…