Idaho Public Television Presents

Civility Project Forum: Probelm-Solving Courts

Special | 1h 2m 55s

One tool courts have created in recent years is the problem-solving court. In 1998, Idaho’s first such court, a drug court, began in Kootenai County. Today, many counties across Idaho have adopted this model to address drug and mental health related problems. How did these courts come to be? Do they work and how do they work?

Aired: 12/01/14

Rating: NR