Psychopathic Personality Commitment Law: A Study of Its Implementation in Minnesota

Psychopathic Personality Commitment Law: A Study of Its Implementation in Minnesota

by Marlys McPherson

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Psychopathic Personality Commitment Law: A Study of Its Implementation in Minnesota by Marlys McPherson

Focuses on the implementation of the State of Minnesotas psychopathic personality commitment law, used primarily to confine high-risk sex offenders indefinitely in state security hospitals after they have served their prison sentences. Background information on the evolution of the law is provided as well as a discussion on its current use, the adequacy of commitment procedures, predicting future commitments, & sex offender commitment & treatment policies in other states. Several options & recommendations are offered for improving or replacing the current law.

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ISBN-13: 9780788147074
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date: 08/01/1997
Pages: 48

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