Year: 1960 Source: Cleveland-Marshall Law Review, v.9, no.3, (September 1960), p.427-440 SIEC No: 19940311

The paper comments on the principles & application of present law (1960) as to the responsibility of the psychiatric hospital & the psychiatrist & a discussion of some of the applicable psychiatric factors. Cases cited include: Deitz v. Bumstead, Stansfield v. Gardner, Mills v. Society of New York, Noel v. Menninger Foundation, & many more. Malpractice is also discussed. (36 ref).