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News Summary for March 1, 2015
Prepared by Anne M. Kincaid

Articles are listed in alphabetical order by state, so you can easily scan through the articles for those within your state or other states in which you have an interest.

Dr. Nora's Top Articles:

1,3,17,26,31,59 and those with comments below

Please take special note of these articles, as they identify a wide variety of abusers and their relationship to their victims:

4 (pornography makers seek prey at skate-board park, offer modeling jobs...one with two adopted kids, no criminal record)

5 (bus driver forces boy to urinate in front of other kids and molests him while the others watch)

8 (acquaintance of man with disabilities murders him in his own residence)

9 (restraint of children in school is rampant and unrestrained...harms the children, terrified and becoming suicidal)

10 (sexual molestation by MRI operator)

15 (child with autism starved to death by cousin, care-giver article emphasizes difficulty of caregiving, not child's needs)

36 (worker with disabilities tortured by owner's brother for years, too scared to say anything)

Abuse/Crime related:

1.   “Alabama School 'Rape-Bait' Case Involving 14-Year-Old Special Needs Girl to Be Heard in Court” --- It's been five years since a 14-year-old Alabama girl with special needs said she was persuaded by a teacher's aide to act as bait to ... --- Q13 FOX --- February 13, 2015  (ALABAMA)  http://is.gd/e7aQgj

2.   “Man's Toe Amputated After Reports of Serious Neglect at Assisted Living Facility The Lodge” --- New allegations of neglect surface after a resident at The Lodge at 14th ... Mark Dallas is disabled and considered a vulnerable adult. --- ABC15 Arizona --- February 12, 2015  (ARIZONA)  http://is.gd/aBatj8

3.   “Autism Teacher Protests Removal for Hugging” --- Leo Bennett-Cauchon said he was just doing what was best for a severely autistic 8-year old when he made contact with the child in early February. --- USA TODAY --- February 18, 2015  (CALIFORNIA)  http://is.gd/xLBuAr

4.   “3 Men Accused of Molestation in Child Porn Case” --- Yoder, the suspect who had adopted two boys, is a teaching assistant at Desert Hot Springs High School and works with special education students. --- Press-Enterprise --- February 17, 2015  (CALIFORNIA)  http://is.gd/NViH80

5.   “Complaint: Special Needs Student Forced to Urinate on School Bus by Driver” --- The San Diego Unified School District and a bus driver will face trial in a civil complaint filed by the family of a special needs child who ... --- 10News --- February 13, 2015  (CALIFORNIA)  http://is.gd/bGypt3

6.   “Disabled Woman's Ordeal Changes Shopping Center Policy” --- A moviegoer disabled by multiple sclerosis found herself stranded on a second floor mall patio after a late night show when security shut down the ... --- NBC 7 San Diego --- February 14, 2015  (CALIFORNIA)  http://is.gd/MQWlpS

7.   “Fort Carson Hospital Reforms Enacted After Investigation into Care of Mental Health Patient” --- The 775-page report cleared the hospital off allegations that psychiatrists and therapists worked to push mentally-ill soldiers out of the Army ... --- Colorado Springs Gazette --- February 15, 2015  (COLORADO) http://is.gd/MiaO4J

8.   “One of Two Teens Charged in Beating Death of Disabled Man in Boulder Pleads Guilty” --- Austin Holford, who was charged along with a friend in the beating death of a developmentally disabled Boulder man, pleaded ... --- FOX31 Denver --- February 13, 2015  (COLORADO)  http://is.gd/6McB3P

9.   “Connecticut School Restrained One Child 700 Times in One Year” --- In Connecticut, hundreds of children were left injured after schools' ... more than 90,000 instances of restraint and seclusion in public schools and ... --- Newsweek --- February 13, 2015  (CONNECTICUT)  http://is.gd/KiLzXc

10.   “UConn Lab Manager Convicted of Sex Assaulting Disabled Person” --- A 51-year-old lab manager at the University of Connecticut has been convicted on charges of sexually assaulting a disabled person, according to the ... --- NBC Connecticut --- February 13, 2015  (CONNECTICUT)  http://is.gd/iykc5M

11.   “Ex-Mental Health Worker Faces More Sex Charges” --- A former psychiatric technician at a local mental health hospital faces additional charges after being accused of having sexual contact ... --- Sarasota Herald-Tribune --- February 17, 2015  (FLORIDA)  http://is.gd/vTgF5K

12.   “Chief Said Officers Who Killed Mentally Ill Man ‘Did Best They Could’ ” --- Miami Gardens police officers Peter Ehrlich and Eddo Trimino fired their Tasers at Lavall Hall after he struck them with the metal end of a broomstick. --- MiamiHerald.com --- February 17, 2015  (FLORIDA)  http://is.gd/Fck4xM

13.   “Jurors to Decide Fate of South Florida Psychiatrist, Others in Medicare Fraud Trial” --- Barry Kaplowitz was a psychiatrist with a “robotic” signature who signed off on thousands of bogus treatments at a Hollywood psychiatric facility that ... --- MiamiHerald.com --- February 16, 2015  (FLORIDA)  http://is.gd/fC7PPp

14.   “Cop Who Killed Mentally Ill Man May Not Have Had Proper Training” --- Local 10 News has learned the Miami Gardens who shot and killed a mentally disabled man may not have been properly trained on how to deal with ... --- Local 10 --- February 16, 2015  (FLORIDA)  http://is.gd/UIcvZL

15.   “Caretaker Accused in Autistic Girl's Death Says She'd Never Hurt Her” --- Audain was autistic, could not speak and suffered from a debilitating illness. After her mother died, Tamiyah was placed in Patterson's care. --- CBS Local --- February 13, 2015  (FLORIDA)  http://is.gd/I6Ky4y

16.   “2 Arrested after Wheelchair-bound Man Robbed” --- Kerrigan said he was sitting in his wheelchair outside the Kwik Stop convenience store at 4701 Broadway Avenue in West Palm Beach when one of ... --- WPBF West Palm Beach --- February 13, 2015  (FLORIDA)  http://is.gd/LPlm0i

17.   “Elgin School Officials Investigate Substitute Teacher on Bullying Allegations” --- Horrified – that's the best way to describe how the family of one special-needs student is feeling after a substitute teacher allegedly joined in on ... --- CBS Local --- February 13, 2015  (ILLINOIS)  http://is.gd/HMkeOd

18.   “Doctor Admits Taking Kickbacks for Prescribing Risky Drug” --- Michael Reinstein, who for decades treated patients in Chicago nursing homes and mental health wards, admitted in a 22-page plea ... --- Chicago Tribune --- February 13, 2015  (ILLINOIS)  http://is.gd/S0O7xP

19.   “Plea in Sex Crime Ends in Man's Release” --- Less than a month after a judge didn't accept the plea of a Valparaiso man to a sex crime involving a mentally impaired woman, he's being released ... --- Chicago Tribune --- February 17, 2015  (ILLINOIS)  http://is.gd/JaZfi9

20.   “Police Charge Iowan with Stealing Meds from Disabled Man” --- A Davenport man accused of stealing prescription drugs from a disabled man nearly two years ago has been arrested. --- KCRG --- February 16, 2015  (IOWA)  http://is.gd/s0siCx

21.   “LifeLine Sued over Allegations of Neglect at Group Home” --- A guardian for a disabled foster child who was injured at a troubled group home last year has sued the state contractor that ran the facility and the ... --- Baltimore Sun --- February 14, 2015  (MARYLAND)  http://is.gd/8KjUyU

22.   “Caseworkers Swipe $3K from Mentally Ill Homeless Man, Police Say” --- The man contacted his local bank branch and learned the check was made out to Troy Cowan, his Takoma Park group home manager. --- WJLA --- February 13, 2015  (MARYLAND)  http://is.gd/6Ufceg

23.   “MIT, Harvard Sued over Lack of Closed Captioning for Online Courses” --- Christine Griffin, executive director of the Disability Law Center in Boston, said she hoped that would be the case. "Our hope is that this lawsuit will ... --- Huffington Post --- February 13, 2015  (MASSACHUSETTS)  http://is.gd/OrstDd

24.   “Minnetonka Parents Say Teacher Who Bit Special Needs Student Should Be Disciplined” --- They say Nick's special education teacher at Minnetonka High School was with their son and his classmates at the Williston Center pool that day. --- FOX 9 News --- February 14, 2015  (MINNESOTA) http://is.gd/FLRMYL  

25.   “Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting Disabled 12-year-old Girl” --- A Twin Falls man is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl who is paralyzed and mentally disabled. Michiou Michiou, 21, was ... --- Twin Falls Times-News --- February 13, 2015  (MINNESOTA)  http://is.gd/zjXbdy

26.   “Madison Co. Judge Accused of Racial Abuse Indicted” --- Weisenberger was indicted for simple assault on a vulnerable adult. According to witnesses at the Canton Flea Market, Weisenberger struck ... --- Jackson Clarion Ledger --- February 14, 2015  (MISSISSIPPI)  http://is.gd/0WIP9B

27.   “Mentally Ill Since 6, Inmate in Solitary Confinement Goes Untreated” --- In many ways, Seaton is typical of the inmates who are sent to solitary confinement: mentally ill, unable to conform to prison rules and apt to remain in ... --- Omaha World-Herald --- February 15, 2015  (NEBRASKA)  http://is.gd/ubsOOI

28.   “Queens Teacher to Be Fired After Striking Special Needs Boy” --- Perry was heard on tape assaulting a special needs student at P.S. 118 in St. Albans. Lawyers for the alleged victim unveiled the tape as another ... --- New York Daily News --- February 18, 2015  (NEW YORK)  http://is.gd/iXQlzv

29.   “Worker Charged with Hurting Man with Disabilities” --- An employee at the Sunmount Office for People With Developmental Disabilities has been charged with injuring a client. --- Plattsburgh Press Republican --- February 18, 2015  (NEW YORK)  http://is.gd/4Hx7Ea

30.   “Saratoga County Woman Accused of Stealing from a Developmental Disability Home” --- Sheriff's investigators say they were contacted by the Capital District Developmental Disabilities State Operations Offices in Clifton Park. --- WNYT --- February 12, 2015  (NEW YORK)  http://is.gd/6flRLS

31.   “Rockland Principal Out After Audio Recording of Her Berating Students” --- ... is no longer in the building and that the Hilltop School for special needs children in Haverstraw is currently being run by two assistant principals. --- WABC-TV --- February 13, 2015  (NEW YORK)  http://is.gd/luMrMf

32.   “Aide Allegedly Slapped Person with Special Needs” --- The report says a bus aide slapped a 23-year-old woman during a ride to a group home in Sanborn serviced by Opportunities Unlimited. “Our primary ... --- WKBW-TV --- February 13, 2015  (NEW YORK)  http://is.gd/6ps1d0

33.   “Cleveland Police Holding Pre-disciplinary Hearing in Tanisha Anderson Death” --- ... to determine if enough evidence exists to punish officers Scott Aldridge and Bryan Myers for the 37-year-old, mentally ill woman's November death. --- cleveland.com --- February 13, 2015  (OHIO)  http://is.gd/whscKx

34.   “Portland Expels, Suspends Fewer Students, but Still Disciplines African American Students at Higher ...” --- Portland Public Schools was fined in October for disciplining African American special education students at higher rates, leading to additional training ... --- OregonLive.com --- February 16, 2015  (OREGON)  http://is.gd/oWcRuh

35.   “Jury Deliberating in Trial of Man Accused of Killing Another for Headphones” --- Christian Massey, a special-needs man who had graduated from Marple Newtown High, had just bought his $300 Beats by Dr. Dre headphones the ... --- Philly.com --- February 15, 2015  (PENNSYLVANIA)  http://is.gd/PGDBF2

36.   “Mentally Challenged Conway Restaurant Worker Allegedly Tortured by Employer” --- It's a tale of alleged torture: a mentally-challenged man says he was physically abused by his employer for years. “He would ... --- WMBF --- February 16, 2015  (SOUTH CAROLINA)  http://is.gd/QGlTQi

37.   “Suit: Disabled Boy Arrested, Put in 'Straight Jacket Chair' ” --- He was enrolled in Beech Elementary School's special education program until school officials recommended in September 2013 that he attend R.T. ... --- The Tennessean --- February 13, 2015  (TENNESSEE)  http://is.gd/nBUA3B

38.   “Autistic Man Detained by Neighbor after Entering His Home Dies of Injury” --- Autism is a difficult challenge, and he lived through many difficulties in his life. It is hard to have lost him under these circumstances. We have faith ... --- Deseret News --- February 13, 2015  (UTAH)  http://is.gd/n7Pc0w

39.   “6-Year-Old in Wheelchair Who Was Abused Attends Hearing for New Law” --- Aiden's Law strengthens state law to ensure that cases of suspected child abuse are immediately reviewed when a social worker decides not to ... --- KIRO Seattle --- February 17, 2015  (WASHINGTON) http://is.gd/yV7JDy 

40.   “Bush-linked Company Blocked Government Contract for Blind, Disabled” --- A company linked to Jeb Bush blocked a group serving the blind and disabled from landing a government contract, a revelation ... --- CNN --- February 12, 2015  (WASHINGTON, D.C.)  http://is.gd/Tdq8JL

41.   “2011 Sex Assault of Group Home Resident Nets Six Year Prison Term” --- A former group home employee who sexually assaulted a developmentally disabled woman he assisted at a group home was sentenced to six years ... --- Green Bay Press Gazette --- February 16, 2015  (WISCONSIN) http://is.gd/6Bhjoc

42.   “Deerfield Man Arrested for Beating Blind Man” --- While waiting for a cab outside Mr. Roberts Bar & Grill on Atwood Avenue in Madison, a blind man accidentally bumped into another man and ... --- hngnews.com --- February 12, 2015  (WISCONSIN)  http://is.gd/lSuSTH

Seeking Improved Support

43.   “California's Wage Theft Problem” --- Priscilla Soriano worked 10 to 12 hours a day, six days a week as a caregiver at a residential home for mentally ill clients in San Jose, but never got ... --- NBC Bay Area --- February 13, 2015  (CALIFORNIA)  http://is.gd/cMFxZR

44.   “One Area Where Baton Rouge Can't Follow San Antonio's Mental Health Model: Funding” --- Leon Evans, director of the community mental health system for Bexar ... incident where a mentally ill person is behaving erratically: Either take ... --- NOLA.com --- February 13, 2015  (LOUISIANA) http://is.gd/K03gNr

45.   “Boston College under Investigation over Access for Disabled” --- Boston College has become more difficult to navigate for people with disabilities in recent years, according to former and current students whose ... --- ABC News --- February 18, 2015  (MASSACHUSETTS)  http://is.gd/lR44s5

46.   “Money Meant for Disabled Minnesotans Goes Unspent” --- County governments are failing to spend millions of dollars that have been set aside for providing services and therapy to ... --- KTTC --- February 15, 2015  (MINNESOTA)  http://is.gd/95AS1I

47.   “Minnesota Has Closed 10 of 11 State Mental Hospitals” --- At the same time, the state has aggressively pursued other methods of helping people with mental illness, such as providing crisis services in ... --- DesMoinesRegister.com --- February 14, 2015  (MINNESOTA)  http://is.gd/J49QV1

48.   “World-Herald Editorial: New CEO of HHS Faces Difficult Tasks” --- Among them: unacceptable treatment of the developmentally disabled at the Beatrice State Developmental Center; a bungled initial privatization of ... --- Omaha World-Herald --- February 15, 2015  (NEBRASKA)  http://is.gd/k9YKve

49.   “Need for Mental Health Reform: 'It's Just Heartbreaking' ” --- “There's got to be in-between stuff, because Ancora is an acute care adult psychiatric hospital. Most of what it does is giving people medication and ... --- Vineland Daily Journal --- February 16, 2015  (NEW JERSEY)  http://is.gd/1e07hU

50.   “The Record: Closed Developmental Centers” --- The state’s closing of the two North Jersey facilities for people with developmental disabilities was rushed by the Christie administration. While the ... --- NorthJersey.com --- February 15, 2015  (NEW JERSEY)  http://is.gd/DxRUmZ

51.   “Despite Calls for Change, Little Done on Mental Health” --- More intensive in-home services are needed to keep patients from spiraling into a crisis, explained Joe Young, executive director of Disability Rights ... --- Cherry Hill Courier Post --- February 13, 2015  (NEW JERSEY)  http://is.gd/HycPWP

52.   “Seclusion, Restraint at Schools Debated” --- Yet he's bounced through a series of different schools where he's continued to be physically restrained during his outbursts and taken to quiet rooms, ... --- Rochester Democrat and Chronicle --- February 15, 2015  (NEW YORK)  http://is.gd/285k41

53.   “Bus Aide under Investigation for Slapping Developmentally Disabled Woman” --- The Niagara County Sheriff's Office is among the agencies investigating a report of a developmentally disabled woman being slapped twice by a ... --- Niagara Gazette --- February 12, 2015  (NEW YORK)  http://is.gd/gcWS05

54.   “Frustrated Families Cope with Closing of Youngstown Developmental Center” --- Ferry, of Kent, and Mosco, of Struthers, each have family members who live at the Youngstown Developmental Center, but are faced - again - with ... --- Youngstown Vindicator --- February 15, 2015  (OHIO)  http://is.gd/BmhM2G

55.   “Bend Police Seeing More Cases Involving Suspected Mental Illness” --- In the past 10 years, the number of cases filed annually by the Bend Police Department involving people believed to be mentally ill has grown from ... --- Bend Bulletin --- February 16, 2015  (OREGON)  http://is.gd/MEEfKb

56.   “Midland Doesn't Have Sufficient Services for Special-Needs Kids” --- Sadly, there are not enough mental health services for our children in the Permian Basin area. Sadder yet, is the reality that we even need these ... --- Midland Reporter-Telegram --- February 17, 2015  (TEXAS)  http://is.gd/eecfa3

Proposed Legislation and New Laws

57.   “So Far, No Compelled Psychiatric Treatment under Laura's Law in OC” --- Also, one of the following: The person, within the last 36 months, has required two psychiatric hospitalizations or placement in a correctional facility ... --- OCRegister --- February 14, 2015  (CALIFORNIA)  http://is.gd/p0ZOMf

58.   “Del. Anderton Conflicted over 'Death With Dignity' Bill” --- Ari Ne'eman, president of the Autistic Self Advocacy Network, a national organization dedicated to advancing the disability rights movement with ... --- Delmarva Daily Times --- February 13, 2015  (MARYLAND)  http://is.gd/aRjujo

59.   “Special Ed Teacher Aides Should Have Training: Our View” --- Senate Bill 132 says teacher aides should have proper training if they work with kids with special needs. It sounds simple and it deserves support, but ... --- Reno Gazette Journal --- February 18, 2015  (NEVADA)  http://is.gd/2CdaPJ

60.   “Bill to Track Former Developmental Center Residents Advances” --- The Senate Budget Committee this week passed a bill aimed at tracking the progress of former state developmental center residents who have been ... --- Daily Record --- February 12, 2015  (NEW JERSEY)  http://is.gd/OuwjkR

61.   “House OKs Bill to Aid the Severely Disabled” --- Children who are severely disabled or have "complex medical conditions" would receive more financial support from the state under legislation that ... --- Salt Lake Tribune --- February 17, 2015  (UTAH)  http://is.gd/PDYd6z

62.   “Tales of Trauma in School 'Seclusion Rooms' Draw Attention of Legislators” --- Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, is expected to soon sign the bill into law, making the state the 33rd to govern the use of seclusion and restraint in schools ... --- Tribune-Review --- February 15, 2015  (VIRGINIA) http://is.gd/uAaoua

63.   “Va. House Passes Bill Regulating Seclusion, Restraint in Public Schools” --- The Virginia House of Delegates on Friday passed, 96 to 0, a bill that would regulate the seclusion and restraint of public school children ... --- Washington Post --- February 13, 2015  (VIRGINIA)  http://is.gd/AbKJSR

64.   “Bills Would Let Doctors Help Terminally Ill Patients End Their Lives” --- Joe Young, executive director of the civil- and legal-rights advocacy group Disability Rights New Jersey, which opposes the legislation, said the New ... --- Wall Street Journal --- February 16, 2015  (U.S. – NATIONAL)  http://is.gd/TBtbgD

International Articles

65.   “Disabled Youth Living in Aged-Care Homes” --- About 520 young West Australians with disabilities - some as young as 18 - are living in aged-care homes because of a shortage of dedicated housing ... --- The West Australian --- February 18, 2015  (AUSTRALIA)  http://is.gd/wvXS5X

66.   “Man Jailed for Assaulting, Confining Disabled Partner to Her Home in Canberra” --- A 28-year-old Canberra man has been sentenced to 22 months in jail for assaulting and confining his disabled partner to her home. Stephen East was ... --- ABC Online --- February 16, 2015  (AUSTRALIA)  http://is.gd/JhbRsk

67.   “Teacher Suspended for 'Bullying' Overweight Special Needs Student” --- A special needs student has filmed a teacher bullying him along with students after a classmate drew a crude picture of him on the ... --- 9news.com.au --- February 16, 2015  (AUSTRALIA)  http://is.gd/n7uXAo

68.   “Budget Cuts Could Silence Voices for the Disabled” --- Michael Sullivan, chairman of the NSW Council for Intellectual Disability and board member of national advocacy group Our Voice. --- The Age --- February 15, 2015  (AUSTRALIA)  http://is.gd/qufb3U

69.   “Autism Study Finds No Two Cases Are the Same, Redefining Diagnosis” --- New Canadian research suggests kids with autism are as unique as snowflakes. Even in families where more than one sibling is autistic, the ... --- CBC.ca --- February 17, 2015  (CANADA)  http://is.gd/GfgCmv

70.   “Police Identify Disabled Man Who Died Face Down in Bitter Cold” --- An Etobicoke man is dead after being found without vital signs in the bitter cold in front of his home Sunday morning, his empty wheelchair sitting nearby. --- Hamilton Spectator --- February 16, 2015  (CANADA)  http://is.gd/MRjp08

71.   “Difficult Struggle to Find Group Homes for People with Disabilities” --- For parents of children with special needs that goal is much harder to achieve, in part because there are long waiting lists for government-funded ... --- CTV News --- February 13, 2015  (CANADA)  http://is.gd/aqLMQw

72.   “Berlin Film Looks at Mentally Impaired Woman Awakening to Sex” --- "Is a young woman with mental impairment allowed to have a child?" Werenfels said at a news conference. "People with a disability have the same ... --- Reuters --- February 12, 2015  (GERMANY)  http://is.gd/xFySAx

73.   “The Many Rohtaks that Go Unreported” --- A random search for cases of sexual abuse of the disabled throws up an alarming number of results. A study released last year by Human Rights ... --- Times of India --- February 15, 2015  (INDIA)  http://is.gd/izuQzb

74.   “Many Services Affordable Only for Wealthy Disabled” --- Plaza Indonesia has restrooms for the disabled in its lobby basement floor as well as its third, fourth and fifth floors. One visitor, Josephine Lin, said ... --- Jakarta Post --- February 16, 2015  (INDONESIA)  http://is.gd/SNGVdf

75.   “Mother Escapes Jail After Assaulting Autistic Son” --- It was revealed in court that as well as suffering from autism her son is almost ... Judge Bagnall had stressed: “This is a 17-year-old boy who is autistic. --- Belfast Newsletter --- February 17, 2015  (IRELAND)  http://is.gd/nscvR8

76.   “Ordeal of Children Placed in Care: Disabled Foster Kids 'Abused and Locked Under the Stairwell' ” --- Health bosses have been accused of failing to probe fully allegations of sexual and physical abuse of up to 40 children at a foster home, the Irish ... --- Irish Mirror --- February 15, 2015  (IRELAND) http://is.gd/EnBlJt

77.   “In Japan, Women Amputees Step out of the Shadows” --- The stigma of amputation in a country that views disability as something to be pitied added to her misery. But then the Japanese office worker met ... --- Reuters --- February 17, 2015  (JAPAN)  http://is.gd/N6vku2

78.   “Nurse May Lose Licence over Sex with Mentally Ill Woman” --- A forensic mental health nurse who had sex with a recent patient after giving her wine quit his district health board job as soon as he was outed. --- New Zealand Herald --- February 17, 2015  (NEW ZEALAND)  http://is.gd/9JLPPX

79.   “Private School 'Failed' Our Autistic Son” --- The family of an autistic boy says a private school failed to provide adequate care despite being given thousands of dollars for extra help by the ... --- Stuff.co.nz --- February 15, 2015  (NEW ZEALAND)  http://is.gd/3tN8Gq

80.   “Romania's Disabled People Abused Regularly in State Institutions” --- An undercover investigation by Sarah Spiller for People & Powerreveals disturbing evidence about the treatment of disabled people in residential ... --- NEWS.com.au --- February 15, 2015  (ROMANIA)  http://is.gd/2sYx0s

81.   “Russian Police Who Filmed and Mocked Mentally Ill Woman after She Stripped Naked and Started ...” --- Police officers in Moscow could be fired after a leaked video appeared to show them mocking a schizophrenic woman who had stripped ... --- Daily Mail --- February 15, 2015  (RUSSIA) http://is.gd/kWoPjl

82.   “Many Dutch Doctors OK with Euthanasia for Nonphysical Suffering” --- The survey focused on situations in which a patient's suffering is not necessarily physical, such as when emotional pain arises from psychiatric ... --- Newsweek --- February 17, 2015  (the Netherlands)  http://is.gd/nedqsO

83.   “Reports of Elderly and Vulnerable People Being Abused on the Rise in North Wales” --- The Welsh Government paper showed complaints of abuse to Conwy council's social services department were proportionally the highest ... --- Daily Post North Wales --- February 18, 2015  (WALES)  http://is.gd/jv8yv1


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