Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Gunn, Lynn E
Currently viewing results 1 - 2
A new outpatient law, the first of its kind in the nation, is designed specifically to aid chronic mental patients who at the time of their commitments are not considered dangerous.
The 1978 General Assembly passed an act to decriminalize public intoxication. To follow-up on this decision, the next year the General Assembly also authorized a study carried out by the Mental Health Study Commission. A detailed description of the report and its results are discussed.