On July 1 the “Section 35“ Commission issued a report on involuntary commitment of drug addicts in Massachusetts. Among other recommendations one calls for an end to sending men to correctional facilities for treatment even if they have not been convicted of a crime.
Here are links to the report , the Section 35 process and the WBUR story about the issue.
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