Addiction and the law

Forced Rehab for Horry County Defendants?

Forced Rehab for Horry County Defendants?

The Horry County Solicitor says that “he’s working on a program that would force people addicted to drugs to go...

New ideas

New ideas

The “war on drugs” has failed – we have managed to become the world’s leader in number of citizens that...

Religious indoctrination in S.C.’s jails

Religious indoctrination in S.C.’s jails

A lawsuit has been filed against the Berkeley County jail (in Monck’s Corner, S.C.), alleging that the jail denies inmates...

The “war on drugs” has failed, enough already

The “war on drugs” has failed, enough already

The failure of the war on drugs is a recurring topic on many criminal defense and political blogs, to the...

Criminalizing addiction

Criminalizing addiction

CNN has a story about the dilemma of pregnant mothers who are addicted, spotlight on South Carolina – of course,...