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Advocates for mentally ill New Yorkers ask court to stop withdrawal plan

Advocates for mentally ill New Yorkers ask court to stop withdrawal plan

New York City’s new plan to take more mentally ill homeless people to hospitals against their will if they are deemed a danger to themselves met its first legal challenge on Thursday. In a federal court motion filed in an existing lawsuit, a civil rights law firm argued that the new policy “lowers the standard …

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Health advocates gear up for Session 23 with ultimate goal of eliminating Maryland’s uninsured population – Maryland Matters

Stock.adobe.com image by Rawpixel.com. Maryland health care advocates are drawing up a list of priorities for the upcoming General Assembly session that they hope will move the state closer to their goal of ensuring all residents have health insurance. The attorneys have a press conference scheduled for Tuesday in Baltimore to highlight their agenda. They …

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CPA Advocates for Better Correctional Health Care in the United States

November 30, 2022 3 minute read Source/Disclosures Disclosures: Kendig reports serving on the board of directors for the Academic Consortium on Criminal Justice Health and the Council of Representatives for the National Commission on Correctional Health Care. Kendig also reports receiving consulting fees from the Department of Homeland Security, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties; the …

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