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In This Issue…
- Letter from the chair
An introduction to the issue from the Section on Mental Health Law's chair and editor, Sandy Blake.
- Recognizing and respecting the limitations of emergency medications
An adult recipient of mental health services in Illinois has the right to refuse medication, and, with the exception of two circumstances, the refusal must be honored.
- Mentally ill inmates continue to suffer 10 years after filing class action lawsuit
A federal court has found that the state of Illinois continues to violate the constitutional rights of more than 12,000 prisoners with mental illness.
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