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Mental Health (INACTIVE)

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  • NOAA's "Hurricane Hunter" on display May 3

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Need a break next week? How about taking a mental health day May 3 and driving down to the Patuxent River Naval Air Station for a look at NOAA’s “Hurricane Hunter” aircraft. The agency is offering public...
  • More on gun bills: Should government meddle in doctor-patient relations?

     
    As expected, I got a lot of feedback on my Sunday column about proposed gun bills in the upcoming legislative session. Most of the comments centered on the "open-carry" bill, which would allow licensed gun owners to openly display their...

    Terri McDonald: Jailer in chief

    Terri McDonald: Jailer in chief
    The Los Angeles County jail system is, in a way, two systems. There's the one Sheriff Lee Baca says he yearns for, a place where you do your time but also get help, a place enriched with educational and mental health programs. And there's the one under...

    Friends, relatives of suicide victims are bound in grief

    Hope was the theme of the day, but unremitting pain was the backdrop when friends and family members of suicide victims gathered in a Culver City park on Saturday for their annual summer potluck. "Survivors After Suicide" they call themselves. It's a...

    It's a crime to house the mentally ill this way

    It's a crime to house the mentally ill this way
    If you routinely hear voices, hallucinate, sink into suicidal depression or suffer inescapable torment, Los Angeles has a place for you. The county jail. On Monday, the jail held 3,200 inmates diagnosed with a mental illness and accused of a crime....