Bill C-54: Harper strikes back at the NCR (“Not Criminally Responsible”)

In today’s Globe & Mail, Justice Reporter @kirkmakin cites critics who slam Harper’s Bill C-54, the proposed legislation aimed at impeding the release of “high-risk” mentally ill offenders: http://bit.ly/11wexCy.

The Canadian Psychiatric Associations warns that it would “jam hospital beds, punish people whose only crime is to be sick, and distort a carefully calibrated regime that amply protects the public.”

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