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Crime- the Lifestyle

Young man wearing handcuffs, sitting back againts a wall, looking angry.

That’s why drug treatment may reduce crime, but doesn’t always eliminate it.


Mandated vs. Voluntary Treatment

I suspect that the methodology for measuring success was far too narrow. Focused entirely on crime, they missed a host of other gains from participation in treatment.


“S/he Did it AGAIN?” Repeat DUI Offenders

A criminal defense attorney complained to me that his clients didn’t begin to take things seriously until the second or even third offense.


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Programs Blogs

The Pill Mill Shell Game

Most people don’t expect to have a criminal enterprise operating in public, under the guise of a community resource.


In the News: The End of a Pill Mill

“If the patient takes them for other reasons, or even resells them on the street– well, nothing I can do about that. It’s the patient’s own fault.”


In the News: Hitler’s Heroin

That’s not so different from any number of celebrities who’ve died of accidental overdose in the years since the War ended.