Greyhound Therapy: Patient Dumping Puts Psychiatric Patients At Grave Risk Of Harm

Posted on: 10 January 2017
A state-run mental hospital in Nevada has found a unique solution to patient overcrowding: give unwanted patients a one-way bus ticket to anywhere they want to go. Nicknamed "Greyhound therapy," the process has finally resulted in a class action lawsuit against the hospital. However, patient dumping isn't a new phenomenon—especially with low-income patients who haven't got the insurance to pay. This is what you should know. A psychiatric crisis is as real as any physical crisis.
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Rebuilding Your Credit After A Bankruptcy

Posted on: 4 January 2017
If you are feeling the heavy burden of financial hardship, then you may be considered bankruptcy as a solution. Working with a skilled bankruptcy lawyer, you can use a bankruptcy filing to help you get back on track when it comes to your finances. Unfortunately, many bankruptcy filers don't learn from their mistakes and find themselves without good credit in the years after their bankruptcy has been discharged. Here are three things that you can do after you file for bankruptcy to rebuild positive credit.
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Anabolic Steroid Users Might Only Skirt The Law For A Short Time

Posted on: 15 December 2016
Using anabolic steroids without a prescription is illegal. Steroids most definitely should not be purchased from underground labs and employed for personal use. In addition to all the health risks, possession of anabolic steroids is a crime. Specifically, steroids are Schedule III drugs. Possessing anabolic steroids without a legitimate prescription for a legitimate purpose is bad enough. Possession with intent to distribute is far worse since this felony comes with even more serious repercussions including heavy jail time.
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Three Misleading Myths About DUI Charges

Posted on: 28 November 2016
Driving under the influence of alcohol can be a serious mistake to make. In addition to placing you at extreme risk of being in an accident, you may also be susceptible to being arrested. In order for a driver to protect themselves against the risks of driving under the influence, learning about some common myths may be essential. Myth: You Must Actually Be Driving To Be Arrested For A DUI
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