Provides information about the identification a treatment of the disease of substance abuse. Will help local courts establish working relationships with community-based substance abuse treatment providers. The report recommends that the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court adopt a policy regarding the court's responsibility to deal with the substance abuse challenge. Covers: adult criminal cases in Boston courts; juvenile courts a juvenile sessions of district courts; probate a family courts; housing courts a housing cases, a more.30 ac Assistance to the courts in the ongoing review, prioritization, and implementation of policy initiatives related to ... and of the desirability of seeking consensus and uniformity with a common clinical approach and vocabulary ... ( see Recommendation 17); ac Study of the use in other states of intermediate sanctions for substance abuse offenders; and recommendations of sentencing policies to ensure that intermediate sanctions are equitable and appropriate (see Recommendation 13);anbsp;...
|Title||:||A Matter of Just Treatment|
|Author||:||DIANE Publishing Company|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1996-09|