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Lawsuit: Mentally Ill U.S. Citizen Wrongly Deported
Posted on 15 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

ATLANTA - (AP) A mentally disabled U.S. citizen who spoke no Spanish was deported to Mexico with little but a prison jumpsuit after immigration agents manipulated him into signing documents allowing his removal, a lawsuit filed Wednesday alleges. His... Read More

High Court Reinstates Virginia Mental Health Lawsuit
Posted on 20 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Supreme Court says Virginia's advocate for the mentally ill can sue to force state officials to provide records relating to deaths and injuries at state mental health facilities. The justices, in a 6-2 ruling Tuesday, reinstated... Read More