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NCJ Number: 10685 Find in a Library
Title: CIVIL COMMITMENT OF THE MENTALLY ILL - THEORIES AND PROCEDURES (FROM CRIMINAL LAW - ESSAYS ON CRIMINAL LAW SELECTED FROM THE PAGES OF THE HARVARD LAW REVIEW, 1972 - SEE NCJ-008880)
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Harvard Law Review Assoc
Harvard Law Review
United States of America
Date Published: 1966
Page Count: 11
Sponsoring Agency: Harvard Law Review Assoc
Cambridge, MA 02138
Publication Number: U
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: STATUTORY GROUNDS FOR COMMITMENT, BASED ON THE THREAT OF DANGER TO ONESELF AND OTHERS, AND THE NEED FOR CARE AND TREATMENT.
Abstract: SELECTED JUDICIAL DECISIONS ARE NOTED.
Index Term(s): Civil commitment; Judicial decisions; Judicial process
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