Mental Illness

Society as a whole and the justice system, in particular, has not been kind to those with

mental illness. It has been estimated that up to 45% of those incarcerated have some form

of mental illness. This group will work toward solutions for the benefit of those with mental



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David Felix

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Quantitative Mental Health US jails are warehouses of sick