Louisiana Public Square - Defining Dangerous
- Aired: 07/23/2014
- Rating: NR
The California killings committed by Eliot Rodger in May have renewed the debate over how and whether to require people with serious mental illness to receive psychiatric care. How does Louisiana determine if someone is a danger to themselves or others? How difficult is it to intervene if an afflicted individual refuses treatment?
Funding provided by The Foundation for Excellence in Louisiana Public Broadcasting