Legal Guardianship of Individuals Incapacitated by Mental Illness: Where Do We Draw the Line?

Argues for "the importance of establishing a statutory framework for evaluating mental capacit, with additionals factors included on a case-by-case basis" in order to create a less arbitrary metric for judges to use.

Author(s): 

David, Meta S.

Publication Date: 
2012
Publisher: 
Suffolk University Law Review
Citation: 
Meta S. David, Legal Guardianship of Individuals Incapacitated by Mental Illness: Where Do We Draw the Line?, 45 Suffolk U.L. Rev. 465 (2012).
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