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Drug Courts Are Fastest Growing Initiatives in Criminal Justice

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Williamsport Sun-Gazette
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Drug Courts are one of the country's fastest growing criminal justice initiatives.  Experts say they give drug addicts a chance to straighten out reduce recidivism, and save taxpayers money.  How do they work?  WPSU's Patty Satalia talks with the Honorable Nancy Butts, president judge of the 29th district court, Lycoming County.