Contemptible Opportunists Obscure Actual Problem

But a third feature — our legal framework for handling those who resist treatment — can and should change. Widespread deinstitutionalization of the mentally ill, along with laws that require proof of dangerousness before a person can be involuntarily subjected to treatment, make it exceedingly difficult to stop a crazed gunman before his murderous spree.

via Contemptible Opportunists Obscure Actual Problem – Mona Charen – National Review Online.

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