State's chief justice pitches mental health recommendations

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The state Supreme Court's chief justice has pitched to lawmakers recommendations meant to improve public safety and the treatment of mentally ill people in the criminal justice system.

State lawmakers are set to consider proposals from the group including expanding the pool of people who can perform the evaluations and increasing mental illness training....
9 Published By - National News - 2017.01.11. 20:45
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