Links

(Information in quotes is taken from the respective websites)

The Annie E. Casey Foundation http://www.aecf.org/
"primary mission...to foster public policies, human service reforms, and community supports that more effectively meet the needs of today's vunerable children and families"

The Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice http://www.cjcj.org/
"Nonprofit organization whose mission is to reduce society's reliance on the use of incarceration as a solution to social problems"

Coalition for Juvenile Justice http://www.juvjustice.org/
"...a national nonprofit association representing governor-appointed advisory groups on juvenile justice from the U.S., states, territories and the District of Columbia"

Common Sense for Drug Policy http://www.csdp.org/
"...a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to reforming drug policy and expanding harm reduction. ...disseminates factual information and comments on existing laws, policies and practices..."

Criminal Justice Policy Foundation http://www.cjpf.org/
A nonprofit organization that educates "...the public about the impact of drug policy and the problems of policing on the criminal justice system."

The Drug Policy Alliance http://www.drugpolicy.org/
Works "to broaden and better inform the public debate on drug policy and related issues"

The Institute for Criminal Justice Ethics http://www.lib.jjay.cuny.edu/cje/html/institute.html
"...university-based center..." fosters "...concern for ethical issues among practitioners and scholars in the criminal justice field."

National Association for Public Health Policy http://www.naphp.org/
"mission...to improve the health of the people of the United States by helping to develop health policy, formulating and initiationg legislation to implement such policy, and supporting measures to strengthen the public health services"

The National Council on Crime and Delinquency http://www.nccd-crc.org/
"promotes effective, humane, fair, and economically sound solutions to family, community and justice problems"

National Institute on Drug Abuse http://www.nida.nih.gov/
U.S. government office for research and information on drug-related matters

News2020.com  http://www.news2020.com/ 
British "third party" news source "...where we hope to serve up the latest slant on 'Drug War' lunacy."

Office of National Drug Control Policy http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/
U.S. government agency for formation and execution of federal drug-control policy

The Prison Place http://www.prisonplace.com/
Provides information on prisons nationwide and promotes development of a web community for support of prisoners by friends and loved ones through bio-pages, blogs, chat rooms and forums.

The Sentencing Project http://www.sentencingproject.org/
"Working for a fair and effective criminal justice system by promoting reforms in sentencing law and practice, and alternatives to incarceration"

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/SAMHDA/
"A national Resource Providing Public Data Access and Online Analysis" relating to many drug-related subjects.

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