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Criminalization of Persons with Severe Mental Retardation

NAMI Fact Sheet on Criminalization of MI

The Criminalization of the Mentally Ill

Criminalization of Mental Illness National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) Advocacy paper from 2001 Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.

Constitutional Rights & Mental Illness National Mental Health Association (NMHA) Position paper on Constitutional Rights & Mental Illness (has some potentially useful resources listed in the bibliography)

Criminalization of MI The Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law series

The Americans With Disabilities Act and Criminal Justice: Mental Disabilities and Corrections.by Paula N. Rubin and Susan W. McCampbell

"ACCESS TO JUSTICE AND FAIR TREATMENT UNDER THE CRIMINAL LAW" The Arc of the U.S. Position Statement #20

Mental Health Treatment in State Prisons Bureau of Justice Statistics Special Report 2001

Mental Health Treatment of Prisoners and Probationers Bureau of Justice Statistics Special Report 2001

"What About Retarded Criminals?" by Bruce Shapiro, Salon.com, June 13, 2001