A House panel on Monday will take up a bill that could tighten oversight of specialty courts in Texas aimed at rehabilitating drug addicts and keeping them out of jail.

Texas Tribune donors or members may be quoted or mentioned in our stories, or may be the subject of them. For a complete list of contributors, click here.

Start the conversation
Republish This Story

Find out how you can put this story on your website.

Like this story?

Become a member today and support our nonprofit newsroom.