Tackling Drug Crime the TJ Way: Report on Therapeutic Jurisprudence and the Tasmanian Court Mandated Diversion Program

69 Pages Posted: 30 Jan 2012

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Liz Moore

University of Tasmania; Community Corrections

Date Written: January 2012

Abstract

This paper provides an overview of therapeutic jurisprudence and drug courts generally, and examines the Court Mandated Drug Diversion program in Tasmania, Australia. Data from five court sessions and interviews with 22 practitioners is analysed to provide recommendations for the future development of the program.

Keywords: therapeutic jurisprudence, drug courts

Suggested Citation

Moore, Liz, Tackling Drug Crime the TJ Way: Report on Therapeutic Jurisprudence and the Tasmanian Court Mandated Diversion Program (January 2012). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1992734 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1992734

Liz Moore (Contact Author)

University of Tasmania ( email )

French Street
Sandy Bay
Tasmania, 7250
Australia

Community Corrections ( email )

Court Mandated Diversion
27 Liverpool Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Australia

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