Court status hearings are held weekly.
report of each defendant's progress
and given to the judge before the hearings.
The judge is notified of clean or dirty
tests, attendance at counseling and
classes. Any special circumstances
the defendant are included in the judge's
The Court may increase the frequency
testing, order increased attendance
in a residential program as a requirement
to stay in the program, and may order
time as a sanction. Terminating the
from Drug Court of course, is the final
At any time, the defendant can ask
terminated from the program and be
to serve the original sentence.