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1976 June

Perlin, Michael L., 1946-

The right to refuse treatment in New Jersey

New Jersey - Discussing the Patients' Bill of Rights, in which mental patients have the right to refuse medication, be free of corporal punishment, not be subject to experimental research or treatment, and be free from physical restraint and isolation. There are also steps in place to determine the necessity of electroshock treatment if a patient is adjudicated incompetent.

Judi Chamberlin Papers