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Tag Archives: Mental Health

NY law will require mental health education in schools

Cuomo in May 2016

ALBANY — New York’s schools will have to teach about mental health in their state-mandated health classes starting next summer. The law signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo takes effect in July 2018. The 40-year-old mandate for health education already specifically ...

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Fort Hood gunman sought mental health treatment

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — An Iraq War veteran being treated for mental illness was the gunman who opened fire at Fort Hood, killing three people and wounding 16 others before committing suicide, in an attack on the same Texas ...

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Constitutional Torts: Stout v. Town of Tonawanda Police Department

U.S. District Court, Western District of New York Constitutional Torts Right of Privacy — Mental Health Stout v. Town of Tonawanda Police Department 09-CV-261 Judge Skretny Background: Plaintiff David Stout commenced this action in New York State Supreme Court on ...

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