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Mental Health Courts: A Crazy Idea that Might Just Work

Mental Health Courts: A Crazy Idea that Might Just Work

September 18, 2014 at 8:55 am 0 comments

by Kate E. Murphy: In examining the issues and costs associated with mental illness in the criminal justice system, mental health courts may strike the best balance between protecting the public safety and preserving individual freedoms. Jails have become this country’s largest mental health care provider, partly because mentally ill […]

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