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Patient Suicide Settlement

Posted on Jun 04, 2008

The family of a psychiatric patient who committed suicide was awarded a $525,000 settlement.  The suit alleged that the psychiatric facility failed to confiscate the patient's belt, despite knowing that he was suicidal.  He later committed suicide by hanging with his belt.

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