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http://www.c-span.org/Events/Washington-Journal-for-Saturday-August-6/10737423368-4/
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West Huddleston, National Association of Drug Court, Professionals – CEO discusses Drug Courts
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http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3036697/#43815768
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Chris Matthews interviews Martin Sheen and Judge Robert Russell who make the case for Drug Courts.
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http://billingsgazette.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/article_d90cb40a-fb80-58fe-8302-59df25963381.html?mode=story
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Among rousing applause and words of encouragement, three men Wednesday became the first graduates of Impaired Driving Court.
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http://host.madison.com/news/opinion/editorial/article_611c2c9c-a384-11e0-bd91-001cc4c002e0.html
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The story described the creation of a new Dane County court targeting hard-core drunken drivers — men and women convicted of a third offense with a blood-alcohol content of 0.20 or greater.
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http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jun/28/drug-courts-crucial-to-criminal-justice-reform/
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We must not make cuts to programs that will cost us more in the long run, particularly at the expense of our public safety. There is no greater example of such a program than drug courts.
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http://www.staradvertiser.com/columnists/parkway/20110624_Effectiveness_of_DUI_courts_buoys_hopes_of_success_here.html
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Recidivism. It's a hard word for me to say, and it's even worse to hear in the context of repeat criminal offenders, like those who drive under the influence.
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http://www.detnews.com/article/20110623/AUTO01/106230492/1361/update/NTSB+prods+Michigan+to+do+more+to+fight+drunken+driving
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The National Transportation Safety Board said Michigan was one of eight states that have done the least to address hard-core drinking and driving.
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http://www.nadcp.org/learn/veterans-treatment-courts/veterans-treatment-court-news-and-events/-economist-veterans-treatme
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Robert Russell, a judge in Buffalo, New York, after noticing an increasing number of veterans on his docket, in 2008 created the first court specialised and adapted to meet the needs of veterans.
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http://billingsgazette.com/news/opinion/editorial/gazette-opinion/article_d9334798-4e6a-52ca-8bbe-a723303fa1e4.html
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Since January, 32 of the most dangerous DUI offenders in Yellowstone County have been held to a higher level of accountability for their crimes.
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http://www.nadcp.org/Drug-Court-Program-Helps-People-Kick-Addiction
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Since the local drug court began in November 2005, 53 people have completed the minimum 14-month program. The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy marks this week as national Drug Court Commencement week.