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Severely mentally ill inmates spend too much time in their cells, says new report

Oregonian, May 5, 2017 Male inmates with the most severe mental illnesses are allowed out of their cells for only a few hours on average each week despite a pledge last year by the Oregon Department of Corrections to increase … Continue reading

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Public Hearings about Portland Police Reform – upcoming dates

Citizens concerned about the fate of police reform in Portland will have the chance to offer input at five upcoming forums – four hosted by the Independent Police Review, and one hosted by the Albina Ministerial Alliance Coalition for Peace … Continue reading

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Eugene / Springfield’s CAHOOTS-Metro has new, increased hours of operation

CAHOOTS-Metro has new, increased hours of operation beginning April 1st, 2017 We are pleased to announce that White Bird Clinic’s CAHOOTS-Metro program (“Springfield CAHOOTS”) is growing. As of April 1st, 2017, CAHOOTS-Metro will be available from 9am to 3am; that’s … Continue reading

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Put the Junction City hospital to better use

GUEST VIEWPOINT: Put the Junction City hospital to better use By Gary Crum, published in The Register-Guard, April 10, 2017 In a March 9 guest viewpoint, state Rep. Julie Fahey, D-Eugene, argues that we must keep the Junction City hospital … Continue reading

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