Archive for October, 2010


November Case Resources

October 10, 2010

Students with authorized access should go to

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for updated November case resources!


More LD Research on the November Topic

October 5, 2010

Treatment vs Incarceration for People with Drug Addiction Disorders

Atlanta Recovery Center Jail Alternative

Drug Courts Reports are Favorable

Crime & Treatment

Rhode Island Halts Prison Population while Increasing Public Safety

Drug Courts Only Available to a Fraction of Those in Need

More Treatment Less Jail for Addicted Veterans


November Topics

October 1, 2010

The NFL just released the new topics:

The 2010 November PUBLIC FORUM Topic Has CHANGED


Resolved: High school Public Forum Debate resolutions should not confront sensitive religious issues.


Religious respect and civility a 2-way street

The Public Discourse

Public Forum Topic Selection


2010 November/December LINCOLN DOUGLAS Topic


Resolved:The abuse of illegal drugs ought to be treated as a matter of public health,not of criminal justice.

Obama Plan Leads toward Public Health Instead of Criminal Approach to War on Drugs

Reducing Harm: A Public Health Strategy

Treatment vs. Incarceration

Illegal Drugs: Consider the Choices – Public Agenda for Citizens

The Swiss Drug Policy – Institute for Public Policy, Rice University

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