During the past legislative session I worked with ACLU cooperating attorney, Bettina Brownstein, Prosecutor Tom Tatum, and a host of doctors and lawyers from DHS and other stakeholders to draft Act 506. Dr. Steven Domon and Dr. Brian Rush Simpson recently join Bettina and I, in writing an article explaining Act 506 for publication in the Arkansas Lawyer. You can access the article by clicking the link below.
MENTAL EVALUATIONS – How Act 506 Changes Mental Evaluations Under Ark. Code Ann. § 5-2-305
The entire issue of the Arkansas Lawyer – Spring 2014 can be accessed at the link below.