Positive attitudes, strong commitments boost new regional drug court

June 7, 2012 at 5:48 pm in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The atmosphere in a courtroom can be tense, with people sitting restlessly beside their attorneys while families of defendants or victims wait anxiously in the gallery.
But in a courtroom at the Prairie Justice Center Wednesday, the laid-back feel was apparent as the judge chatted with defendants, attorneys joked and applause rang out. Continue Reading