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Were you ever ordered to be held in a psychiatric facility against your will or in other word had been involuntarily committed to psychiatric treatment by the court?
no...nothing by the court
i was arguing with gf
and it got heated
because she gave me an STD
it was a few years ago
i told her to shoot me
i was pounding on the door
she called the police
they showed up
i admitted i said that
they took me off to the hospital
While, I cannot provide you or any other JustAnswer.com customer with legal advice or tell JustAnswer.com customer what to do or what not to do, as such legal advice can only be given by a local attorney upon review of all the documents and facts, if someone is simply placed in a mental health facility for an observation, it would not be considered "commitment" for the purposes of the application to purchase firearm.
i stayed their overnight
then i was released ///
so just the police put me there for the night...there was no court involved
Anyone can be held for an overnight observation, as I stated, such overnight observation would not generally constitute a "commitment".
happened like 10 years ago
i was kind of thinking i wasnt committed so to speak
but i wasnt 100 percent sure
Commitment would generally mean that a person was ordered to be placed in a mental health facility "committed" by the court
i appreciate the response
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ONE last one.
would that show up on some kind of record check?
i wouldnt think so ... unless they ...whoever was researching it knew the hospital name , etc
Generally not, as there was no court involvement
ok. thats what i thought.
As I said anyone can be taken for an observation, people have bad days when they simply might loss it, without being violent or threat to anyone...
it can happen to the best of us
yeah it was a real bad day. luckily no court ... no arrest ...
just detained for a day
many times people are simply taking to a psych ward for their own protection, since they might be going through some dramatic even in their life.
i was pissed... my car got towed
and i had doctors bills
i appreciate your time. bad moment 10 years ago...maybe more now... could of been 12 years ago
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