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Report: ‘QAnon Shaman’ in plea negotiations after mental illness diagnosis


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Florida governor vetoes funding for mental health services for Pulse shooting survivors


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Police kill man in mental health crisis seconds after arrival, California lawsuit says


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‘Mental illness is not a crime.’ Marchers rally for 19-year-old hit by police cruiser.


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Navy Veteran Dies After Police Allegedly Kneel on His Neck During Mental Health Crisis


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Man's brain tumor was misdiagnosed as mental illness for six years

Man's brain tumor was misdiagnosed as mental illness for six yearsA New Zealand man who was told he had a mental illness learned that he, in fact, had a brain tumor.



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Trump administration considers monitoring smartphones of people with mental health problems

Trump administration considers monitoring smartphones of people with mental health problemsThe Trump administration is considering a proposal to combat mass shootings which suggests phones and smartwatches may be used to track people with mental health problems.The idea began with Bob Wright, a former NBC chairman and longtime Trump confidant, who first proposed creating a government research arm, called the Health Advanced Research Projects Agency (HARPA), to tackle health problems.



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'I didn’t hear the words': Harris apologizes for response to mental disabilities slur

'I didn’t hear the words': Harris apologizes for response to mental disabilities slur"That word and others like it aren’t acceptable. Ever,” Harris wrote on Twitter



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The Latest: Source: Mental health reason for 2014 gun denial

The Latest: Source: Mental health reason for 2014 gun denialThe official tells The Associated Press on Tuesday that Seth Ator had attempted to purchase a firearm in 2014 but was denied after a federal background check. The official said Ator was able to obtain the rifle used in Saturday’s rampage in West Texas through a private gun sale, skirting the background check process.



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Texas shooter bought gun in private sale, after ban due to mental illness: ABC

Texas shooter bought gun in private sale, after ban due to mental illness: ABCAfter the calls, Ator opened fire on civilians and police officers in a roving series of shootings, at one point hijacking a U.S. Postal Service truck before dying in an exchange of gunfire with law enforcement, police said. Ator bought the assault-style rifle through a private sale after being prohibited by federal law from possessing a firearm because he had been diagnosed with a mental illness by a clinician, ABC news reported, citing federal and local law enforcement. Private firearm sellers are not required to run background checks on potential buyers, but they are not allowed to sell a weapon to a person who has been flagged by law enforcement under federal law.



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