the Honorable Kevin S. Burke, District Judge for Hennepin County, Minnesota contributes to the 2015 Trends in State Court with an article on accepting dissent in court settings. Judge Burke discusses why dissent matters, four steps to fostering constructive dissent, and how to be a good court leader… Continue Reading Innovative Courts Encourage Dissent
This document describes the roles and responsibilities of the critical Drug Court team members during the planning process and in drug court operations.
This document contains an outline for drug court practitioners that can be used to plan their own Adult Drug Court program.
Topics: Adult, Confidentiality, Defense, Employer, Incarceration, Judge, Law Enforcement, Manager, Operations, Participants, Phases, Planning, Planning a Drug Court, Planning a Problem Solving Court, Prosecutor, Provider, Resolution, Roles and Responsibilities, Sanctions and Incentives, Screening and Assessment, Screening and Eligibility, Staffings and Hearings, Standards, Steering Committee, Supervision, Team, Team Roles and Responsibilities, Testing, Treatment, Treatment Plans, Treatment Services, Trial
This report summarizes the findings of the analysis of all available data for the Cumberland County Adult Drug and DUI Court programs.
This document seeks to empower those involved in adult Drug Courts to become educated about the potential effects of the ACA on adult Drug Court operations and participants and to act effectively.
This manual contains important information about the structure and function of McHenry County’s Adult Drug Court.
This cross-site evaluation examines 8 adult reentry court programs and determines the effectiveness of the programs.
Topics: Adult, Aftercare, Assessment, Case Management, Community and School Involvement, Defendant, Eligibility, Eligibility Criteria, General Criminal Justice, Goal, Judicial, Judicial Function, Operations, Procedures, Program Descriptions, Program Procedures, Reentry Court, Team, Time, Treatment, Treatment Services
This document is a guide to creating a progress report for the 15th Judicial Circuit for Palm Beach County Drug Court Program, which will allow the program to receive feedback for their practices by the treatment provider.