Changes to the Rockefeller Drug Laws and What They Mean for You (2011)
This guide explains the 2004, 2005 and 2009 amendments to the Rockefeller Drug Laws, including:
- the judicial diversion program that gives judges the authority to divert eligible individuals from prison into community-based treatment;
- the provision that allows certain convictions to be “conditionally sealed”; and
- the non-jail/prison sentencing options available to judges.