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Bartley v. Kremens, 402 F. Supp. 1039 (E.D. Pa. 1975).

"Children's Rights in Mental Commitments Expanded in Landmark Federal Case Holding Pennsylvania Practice Unconstitutional." This is the title of a press release by the Mental Patient Civil Liberties Project' immediately following the decision of Bartley v. Kremens. The release optimistically predicts that the Bartley decision will have a major impact on the rights of juveniles in "voluntary" commitment proceedings.

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May 1976

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