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AP XIII, Sec. 7 Acceptance of defendant into drug court

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedAdministrative Procedures of the Court of Justice

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Administrative Procedures of the Court of Justice
Part XIII. Procedures for Drug Court
Administrative Procedures, AP XIII, Sec. 7
AP XIII, Sec. 7 Acceptance of defendant into drug court
Upon receipt of the eligibility assessment, AOC form # DC-7 and other pertinent information regarding the defendant, the drug court team shall provide input into the decision for acceptance; however, the drug court judge shall have the final decision-making authority concerning acceptance of an eligible person into drug court. To determine acceptance, the drug court judge and team shall evaluate the following:
(1) Current criminal charge(s)/conviction(s);
(2) Past criminal conviction(s), if any;
(3) Results of the eligibility assessment;
(4) Information regarding the victim(s), if any;
(5) Defendant's willingness to participate; and,
(6) Other relevant information as identified by the drug court judge and team.

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HISTORY: Amended by Order 2016-02, eff. 2-12-16; prior amendments eff. 3-23-10 (Order 2010-05), 7-30-09 (Order 2009-07); adopted by Order 2006-01, eff. 1-9-06
Administrative Procedures, AP XIII, Sec. 7, KY ST ADMIN P AP XIII, Sec. 7
Current with amendments received through January 15, 2020.
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