New York Drug Court

Drug courts are a relatively new phenomenon in the American judicial system. Focus your discussion on the following:

  • Define and discuss briefly the philosophy, role, and short history of drug courts.
  • Does the state in which you reside utilize drug courts, and if so, how successful have they been in reducing recidivism rates?
  • Would you in turn recommend that all of the states utilize these courts to assist in processing drug cases?

3-4 paragraphs and references APA format  New York State