drug treatment and testing order


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drug treatment and testing order

a non-custodial sentence that allows the court (with the offender's consent) to order the offender to undergo treatment, including mandatory testing, in cases of drug misuse.
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Instead, after hearing that James Simon Wilkins is actually doing well under a drug treatment and testing order, a Judge at Warwick Crown Court gave him a community order.
Miss Muzaffer pointed out that at the time Wilkins was subject to a suspended prison sentence for burglary, a conditional discharge for theft and an 18-month drug treatment and testing order which had been imposed in November last year for theft and burglary.
Prison failed to reform unemployed John Nimmo, but probation officers believe he could be the first of many criminals "cured" by a Drug Treatment and Testing Order, being piloted in three areas under the Crime and Disorder Act.