Sunday, August 9, 2015

The Atlantic on Mandatory Reporting Laws

Mandatory reporting laws (Nebraska has one) require therapists to turn their clients in to police, just like the church used to require that unbelievers be turned over to the Inquisition.

Among the multitude of problems with such laws is the fact that they discourage people from seeking the help they need.

The Atlantic recently took a good long look at this ridiculous state of affairs. Read it here.

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