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How local legal system is adapting to COVID-19 crisis

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Posted at 1:58 PM, Mar 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-27 14:58:17-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — With limits on gatherings, judges this week started holding essential hearings remotely.

We’ll explain the process in our stories today and how some judges are considering using technology after the COVID-19 crisis.

We'll look at Judge Missy Medary in her 347th District Court to show some of the changes that have already started and could continue into the future.

Watch all of it live at 5, 6 and 10 p.m. tonight on KRIS-TV.