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Title: EIGHTEEN THOUSAND ADDICTS LATER - A LOOK AT CALIFORNIA'S CIVIL ADDICT PROGRAM
Journal: FEDERAL PROBATION  Volume:37  Issue:1  Dated:(MARCH 1973)  Pages:26-31
Author(s): R W WOOD
Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice
Federal Bureau of Prisons
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 6
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20534
Publication Number: U
Publisher: https://www.uscourts.gov 
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: CURRENT STATUS OF A COMPULSORY CIVIL COMMITMENT PROGRAM FOR THE HARD NARCOTIC USER, RECENT LEGISLATIVE CHANGES, AND THE RESULTS OF PROGRAM EFFORTS.
Abstract: THE CALIFORNIA REHABILITATION CENTER, LOCATED NEAR CORONA, CALIFORNIA, IS AN INSTITUTION FOR THE CONTROL, TREATMENT, AND REHABILITATION OF NARCOTIC ADDICTS. THIS ARTICLE DISCUSSES THE INPATIENT TREATMENT PROCESS, THE OUTPATIENT PROGRAM, AND THE FUNCTION OF THE NARCOTIC ADDICT EVALUATION AUTHORITY, A PAROLING AUTHORITY EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE CIVIL ADDICT PROGRAM.
Index Term(s): California; Civil commitment; Drug treatment; Involuntary treatment
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