California lawmakers are seeking to expand a decade-old law that lets counties pursue court-ordered mental health treatment for those who refuse to get help on their own.
San Francisco is poised to implement its own version of a California law that allows for court-ordered treatment for severely mentally ill patients.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)_ A law that would force mentally-ill people with violent backgrounds into treatment is up for a vote by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)_ San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors is divided over whether to implement “Laura’s Law”, named after a young woman who was killed by a paranoid schizophrenic. The debate is over whether it would […]