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Plaintiff's Proposed Findings.jpg
Findings filed in the Halderman v. Pennhurst case regarding the State of Pennsylvania's failure to pay for the institution of Special Masters to oversee Judge Broderick's order to deinstitutionalize residents of Pennhurst.

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U.S. judge lifts threat of Pennhurst contempt.jpg
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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State Backs Retarded Care Policy Despite Ruling.jpg
Pittsburgh Press article on the Supreme Court's 1981 ruling in Halderman v. Pennhurst and its implications for the movement to deinstitutionalize residents of Pennhurst and other state schools and hospitals.

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'The 'Dirty' homes for the forgotten'.jpg
Philadelphia Inquirer article on a Temple University report about conditions in boarding homes inhabited by deinstitutionalized mental patients.

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No return to snake pits.jpg
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette staff editorial in which the author argues for better funding for boarding homes after the deinstitutionalization of the mentally ill. The author compares the effort to establish group homes for the mentally disabled with the…

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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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Pennhurst Study #13 title page.jpg
One of a number of reports done by Temple University after the court-ordered deinstitutionalization of Pennhurst. This report studies the impact of life in Community Living Arrangements on former Pennhurst residents.

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Penhurst Study #10 title page.jpg
One of many reports on a study done by the Temple University Developmental Disabilities Center following the deinstitutionalization of Pennhurst. This report evaluates the feelings of the families of deinstitutionalized former residents of…

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