Persuasive Essay On Drug Court

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“Once the defendants accept drug court, they appear before the drug court judge and plead guilty to the crime or (more often) crimes. The defendants are then placed on probation; once they sign an agreement, they become clients of drug courts. In some jurisdiction a plea may occur in another courtroom, but it is always the best practice to have the drug court judge pronounce sentence. The sooner they can begin to understand the nature of the drug court and to comprehend that they are there to receive help and support, not punishment” (Roper, Lessenger 292). Once you enter the program you agree to turn over certain rights, making a commitment and vow to complete the program. Many times records of the program are taken such as photos to

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