Saturday, June 5, 2010

ARC RADIO - Jeremy Young - Producer of a Documentary about Healthcare' Forgotten Patients and the Mental Health Issues inside our prison system

Hosted by: RealityUSA

Title: Jeremy Young/Producer

Time: 06/09/2010 08:00 PM EDT

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Episode Notes: Please join us this coming Wednesday as we welcome Jeremy Young, one of the Producers of a Documentary about Healthcare' Forgotten Patients and the Mental Health Issues inside our prison system. This extraordinary documentary was filmed in Texas last year and won an award for Association of Healthcare Journalists. In the late 70s we had what was known as mental asylums and how now they have been replaced by jails and prisons. This documentary will review the homeless population and the mental health issues of those who are being criminalized for their disabilities. Join us to discuss how this documentary and the facts regarding the issues Jeremy and his team found inside Americas jails today and how our politicians turn a blind eye to Americas mentally ill. (Read more here)

Fault Lines - Mental Illness in America's Prisons (Part 1, Video Link)


Fault Lines - Mental Illness in America's Prisons (Part 2, Video Link)


DE - Sex offender legisation in Delaware to be unveiled

Original Article

06/05/2010

Sex offender legislation is being worked on in Delaware. State Representative John Atkins (Email) gives WGMD a status update of where things are... (Listen)

He says there are 35 changes that they plan to do to help strengthen the sex offender laws in Delaware. They have not been released yet but are expected to be unveiled at the beginning of the week.