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In Depth (Untreated Mental Illness) #625399

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 27, 1998
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Rimini, MT: George Lewis) Problems with mental health system reported; diagnosis of Capitol shooting suspect Rusty Weston of schizophrenia noted; lack of treatment for many mentally ill patients reported. [National Alliance for the Mentally Ill Wesley ALCORN - says the system failed Weston.] [Governor Marc RACICOT - says Weston's care was adequate.] [Mother Joey WESTON - says she got no information from Weston's doctors.] [Northeastern University Professor Jack LEMMON, forensic psychiatrist Dr. Dave DAVIS - say many people with mental illness are not getting treatment.]

Reporter(s):
Lewis, George;
Williams, Brian
Duration:
00:03:10

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