Drug court broadens treatment options
by Meris Lutz
10:46 PM, Saturday, February 06
MARIETTA — The Cobb County Drug Court, which seeks to provide drug users and addicts an alternative to conviction and jail time, recently changed its policy to allow more flexible treatment options against a backdrop of what experts have described...

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