TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jun 30, 2014

Hamilton County General Sessions Court Judge Christie Mahn Sell announced Friday that she is working on establishing a mental health court to help break the cycle of arrest and release for those with mental health issues. Speaking to a local political group, Sell explained that many of these individuals repeatedly face charges such as public intoxication and criminal trespassing, and that a special court could link them to resources to help break that cycle. Chattanoogan.com has the story.