The Basics of Case Law Research

Case law, also known as common law, are rules of law derived from judicial decisions in particular court cases. Higher court decisions are binding on lower courts based on the concept of precedent, or stare decisis, which means to follow…


What are Therapeutic Justice Courts?

Therapeutic Justice Courts (TJCs), also called Problem Solving Courts, Specialty Courts, Recovery Courts, Treatment Courts or Collaborative Justice Courts, focus on education, healing, and restoration for criminal offenders, their victims, and the community.