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Voluntary Admission of Mentally Impaired Minors: Constitutional Considerations


Abstract:
Turnbull discusses the North Carolina laws concerning voluntary admission and discharge of mentally ill and disabled persons from centers and hospitals for the mentally handicapped. It also raises constitutional questions on the power of a superintendent to declare a person incompetent, and the rights of parents to admit handicapped children to a center.
Source:
Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 41 Issue 4, Spring 1976, p22-25
Record #:
18300