Problem-solving court celebrates five years of helping people stay clean and sober

Problem-solving court celebrates five years of helping people stay clean and sober
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By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — Katharine Sullivan can be a force of nature, and like all such forces you’d better be prepared to meet it. Eagle County Court Judge Sullivan and the problem-solving court program is five years old. Time flies when you’re having fun, and when you’re sober enough to focus on it. Alternative to incarceration It’s officially called Adult Intensive Supervision Probation, and it’s sort of the court’s last resort for drug and alcohol offenders. Every judicial district in Colorado has at least one. The country’s first one started 25 years ago. “This is where we are headed as a judiciary. …

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