Tue., March 12, 2013 6:41pm
A proposal to change Georgia's gun laws would close one loophole potentially allowing mentally ill people to purchase firearms. Still, state...
Fri., March 8, 2013 2:27pm
While some states push to tighten gun control laws, Georgia lawmakers are moving toward easing rules preventing some mentally ill people from getting...
Tue., December 25, 2012 5:00am
The Fulton County jail has partnered with Emory University to help inmates who have been deemed incompetent to stand trial.
Tue., May 1, 2012 3:52pm
A partnership between the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the National Alliance on Mental Illness is working to keep Georgia’s jails from turning...
Tue., May 1, 2012 6:55am
County sheriffs across Georgia are awaiting results of an ongoing study aimed at determining how to better care for mentally ill people who are...
Mon., July 18, 2011 12:01am
A public-private collaboration wants to find Southeast Georgia's 100 most seriously mentally ill patients. The goal is to identify the area...
Tue., October 19, 2010 5:37pm
The Justice Department has reached an agreement with Georgia over a long-running case involving what critics say is the unlawful segregation of...
Tue., October 19, 2010 4:14pm
Georgia will stop admitting people with developmental disabilities into state hospitals.