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  • Tags: Philadelphia Inquirer

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Article on the problems of State Schools and Hospitals in Pennsylvania and the resistance to new concepts of resident's rights.

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Article on the debate surrounding Polk State School and the dismissal of Dr. James McClelland. This article uses the debate between the terms "Cages" and "Playpens" to refer to the isolation units in the common area to discuss the issues surrounding…

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Article on the dismissal of Dr. James McClelland.

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Article about the support Dr. James McClelland still has amongst the public, and the trustees of Polk.

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Philadelphia Inquirer article on Judge Raymond Broderick's decision not to hold Bucks, Delaware, and Montgomery counties in contempt for not complying with his order to place a certain number of Pennhurst residents in community living arrangements.

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Philadelphia Inquirer article on the State of Pennsylvania's appeal to the Supreme Court in the Halderman v. Pennhurst case.

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7 Pennhurst Aides Cited in Abuses.jpg
Philadelphia Inquirer article reporting on charges of abuse against Pennhurst employees while Halderman v. Pennhurst was working its way through the courts.

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'They don't have to be 'snakepits''.jpg
Two letters to the editor published in the Philadelphia Inquirer in response to the paper's series of articles on poor conditions in boarding homes for the deinstitutionalized mentally ill and disabled. Both authors are associated with providers of…

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'Needs are obvious; funds aren't'.jpg
Letter to the editor of the Philadelphia Inquirer from Governor Milton J. Shapp in response to a series of articles by Inquirer reporters. The articles focused on poor conditions in boarding houses for the mentally ill and mentally disabled who have…

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Mental patients out, forgotten.jpg
News article from the Philadelphia Inquirer discussing the fate of deinstitutionalized mentally ill and disabled citizens. Includes discussion of Pennsylvania's budget and spending for community living arrangements.

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