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Mental Health System Lacking

November 15, 2013

Few weeks go by without some new proposal for additional restrictions on gun ownership by Americans. A constant debate rages — and that is probably the right word — over the issue....

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Nov-15-13 12:53 PM

I think it's fair to say that all people who commit crimes like this are mentally ill. Murder isn't a crime of sanity. BTW, the first sentence is # 23,388.

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Nov-15-13 10:23 AM

Finding a workable solution will be difficult if not impossible. Mentally ill adults cannot be compelled to receive treatment. The percentage of the mentally disabled persons who can function independently in society versus those who actually pick up a weapon and harm someone has to be minute. A minor is one thing when it comes to treatment, but an adult has to consent under the law.

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