"I...have been a proponent of Drug Courts since my days in Illinois, and I will continue to support (and, in the case of Drug Courts, expand) these programs as President."
- President Barack Obama
"[Drug Court] is a comprehensive tool for reducing the public health and safety threats of drug abuse." -Gil Kerlikowske, Director, White House Office of National Drug Control Policy
All Rise and Put Drug Court Within Reach of Every American in Need
The most effective justice strategy addressing the drug-addicted and mentally ill...
75% of Adult Criminal Drug Court graduates never see another pair of handcuffs...
NADCP and Drug Court leaders respond to criticisms with the facts.
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Everyone's talking about Drug Courts
“[Drug Courts] serve as the light at the end of a tunnel, a very long, long, dark tunnel, for those who are stuck in the cycle of drug addiction and incarceration.”
-Vice President Joe Biden
"The establishment of Drug Courts, coupled with judicial leadership, constitutes one of the most monumental changes in social justice since World War II."
-General (ret.) Barry McCaffrey