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Mentally Ill Inmate: Courtesy of St. Pete Times
Mentally Incompetent Inmates Part 2

This week on Florida Matters: By many accounts, Florida's mental health system is broken. At one point, Florida's former DCF Secretary faced jail time because of the backlog of incompetent jail inmates awaiting treatment. The Florida Supreme Court tapped a Miami judge to come up with a report on how to transform Florida's mental health system. Join us as we take another look at mentally incompetent inmates on this week's Florida Matters.

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