Psychiatric hospital

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Texan In Mental Ward Still Wants To Practice Law

An appeals court is questioning whether a Texas attorney who’s a patient at a psychiatric hospital and was found incompetent to stand trial can continue representing a client.

12/03/2012

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State Bills Patients Ordered To Hospitals By Court

About a dozen patients a year in Texas are billed by state hospitals for psychiatric care they were ordered to undergo by courts.

10/21/2012

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

JetBlue Pilot Has Psychotic Episode In Prison

A federal judge says the JetBlue pilot who disrupted a cross-country flight by running through the plane and yelling has had a psychotic episode in prison.

08/08/2012