The state court system announced today that it has assigned judges to sit in special sessions around the state that will handle cases that were potentially compromised by the state drug lab scandal. The sessions will be held for the purpose of assigning lawyers and “addressing the immediate liberty interests” of people serving time “in connection with a drug conviction stemming from a questionable drug analysis,” said a statement from the public information office of the Supreme Judicial Court, which oversees the state court system.
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