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  • What are the penalties for possession of illegal substances?
    Information on penalties associated with drug possession and distribution offenses in a specific sta... Read More
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  • How many people are under a sentence of death in the United States?
    Statistics on individuals sentenced to death in the United States may be accessed from the Capital P... Read More
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  • Intersecting Laws: The Tribal Law and Order Act and the Indian Civil Rights Act,  BJA-Sponsored, October 2016, NCJ 250430. (29 pages).

  • Elder Panels: An Alternative to Incarceration for Tribal Members,  BJA-Sponsored, June 2014, NCJ 250397. (12 pages).

  • Performance Incentive Funding for Prison Diversion: An Implementation Study of the DuPage County Adult Redeploy Illinois Program,  BJA-Sponsored, March 2015, NCJ 250364. (74 pages).

  • Reducing Demand for Prostitution in San Francisco With a "John School" Program,  NIJ, August 2016, NCJ 250306. (2 pages).
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  • Census of Problem-Solving Courts, 2012,  BJS, September 2016, NCJ 249803. (28 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF (Full Report)   PDF (Summary)   TEXT  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Local Justice Reinvestment: Strategies, Outcomes, and Keys to Success,  BJA-Sponsored, August 2016, NCJ 250179. (24 pages).
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