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AGO Opinions with Topic: ADMINISTERING "SHOCK THERAPY TREATMENTS" TO INMATES OF STATE MENTAL HOSPITALS
AGO 1950 No. 326 >  August 25, 1950
ADMINISTERING "SHOCK THERAPY TREATMENTS" TO INMATES OF STATE MENTAL HOSPITALS
ADMINISTERING 'SHOCK THERAPY TREATMENTS' TO INMATES OF STATE MENTAL HOSPITALS In the administering of "shock therapy treatments" to inmates of state mental hospitals, it is unnecessary to obtain the consent of the inmate, or guardian, or relatives of the inmate, before such treatments can be administered.
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