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Circuit OK’s Detention |For Psych Evaluation

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) - The 9th Circuit held that San Leandro police did not violate a woman's federal and state rights by detaining her for psychiatric evaluation after she wrote a letter to the judge presiding over her civil lawsuit that stated, "If I lose this case, I shall kill myself." See ruling.

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