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My granddaaughter just started serving a 15 month sentence in the federal prison camp at Bryan TX. She has been diagnosed by four different psyciatrists as bipolar. Her latest therapist sent her to Bryan with a letter detailing her diagnoses, medication and a script for refills for

Lawyer's Assistant: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

A year. She had a tv interview with a psychiatrist the second day who said she was not bipolar and took her off all her meds. Any layman knows that

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

Many psychotropic drugs cannot be sstopped instantly without causing serious medical problems. But that is what they did. What can we do if anything. This is Bryan, Texas.

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