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Judge Sworn In to Fannin County Court at Law

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FANNIN COUNTY, TX -- Fannin County's judicial system is expanding. Thursday, they appointed a judge to their new county court of law.

Joe Moss was sworn in in front of a full courtroom in the Fannin County Courthouse in Bonham. The new judge will handle criminal misdemeanor cases. "This means that we'll be able to move cases through a lot faster to bring justice quicker and more swiftly for the citizens of this county," said Judge Joe Moss.

Judge Moss will take to the bench for the first time June seventh in the old courtroom. A dedication ceremony for his courtroom in the new annex will be June ninth.