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GOP Newtown bill hits impasse
April 23, 2014

Fierce debate over how to treat the mentally ill is threatening House Republicans’ legislative response to mass shootings. Opposition from Democrats and some mental health groups to a proposal from Rep. Tim Murphy (R-Pa.) is acute despite more than a year of hearings in the wake of the 2012 Newtown,…

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Patrick Kennedy Promotes Mental Health In Boston
April 3, 2014

BOSTON (CBS) – Patrick Kennedy, one of the nation’s leading advocates for better treatment of the mentally ill, was in Boston Thursday, sharing his own struggle with bipolar disorder and addiction. “I’ve been struggling, I’ve been an addict my whole life since I was a teenager, in and out of…

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Speakers say Mental Illness isn’t Selective
April 1, 2014

Standing on the Sarasota Opera House stage, they made a striking triumvirate — a scion of an iconic political family, the son of a Hollywood movie star, and a best-selling New York Times author. As far as proof that addiction and mental illness are equal-opportunity diseases, you couldn’t do much…

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