Day: March 22, 2018

Homeless mental patients given ‘Greyhound therapy’ from Las Vegas could get a payout | The Sacramento Bee

Mentally ill people who were cast out of a Las Vegas psychiatric hospital and issued Greyhound bus tickets to cities across the country without proper consent, care or planning soon will have their day in court.

A Nevada court has ruled that James Flavy Coy Brown, whose 2013 bus trip took him to Sacramento, and potentially hundreds of others who had similar experiences, may as a group pursue damages against Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Las Vegas, Southern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services, which oversees the hospital, and various treatment professionals. Continue reading “Homeless mental patients given ‘Greyhound therapy’ from Las Vegas could get a payout | The Sacramento Bee”