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The Baker Act

CCHR Demands Investigation into Involuntary Psychiatric Examination of Children

Baker Acting 7 year-olds

Florida’s mental health law, the Baker Act, gives law enforcement the right to detain someone, restrain them in a police vehicle using force as needed and take them to a designated psychiatric facility. An individual...

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