TITLE

Clark drug court gets conditional approval

AUTHOR(S)
Stafford, Dave
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Indiana Lawyer;3/26/2014, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the decision of the Indiana Judicial Center to suspend one of its certified problem-solving courts after multiple people were jailed for months without due process and allegations surfaced that drug court staff had made unauthorized arrests or searches of drug court participants.
ACCESSION #
95291478

 

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