Calhoun County Chief Judge Michael Jaconette recently assumed the head position for the county courts. This as a result of some restructuring that is considered a change modern courts are undertaking.

Something else modern courts are doing is implementing specialty courts focused on certain issues - often addiction - which provide opportunities to reduce recidivism and save taxpayers money.

Hear what Judge Jaconette said about it by clicking the player below.

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