Comments for: Legislative panel, advocates: LePage proposal to create psych ward at prison won’t solve Riverview problems

Posted Aug. 27, 2013, at 7:47 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Whether the state chooses to expand a mental health unit at the state prison in Warren may have little bearing on whether the federal government cuts off $20 million in funding from Maine’s Riverview Psychiatric Center. An ad-hoc committee of lawmakers, hastily formed last week in light …

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