New Hampshire Superior Court Chief Justice Tina Nadeau offers a powerfull TED Talk on Drug Courts
Drug courts can be a good strategy for treating the U.S.’s twin epidemics of substance abuse and mass incarceration. But they need to be used more often, and more carefully.
But this is the way it should be: routing people away from prison as opposed to sending people whose criminality is treatable behind bars.
As drug courts spread across the world, new standards and best practices aim to hold them all accountable.