Wednesday, April 06, 2005

Justice for Judge Van Sickle?

N.D. Court Affirms Guardianship Case
Tuesday, April 5, 2005 - 04:45:27 AM

A retired federal judge who once issued a landmark ruling on the rights
of the mentally retarded to live outside state institutions was properly
moved to a locked Alzheimer's ward in 2003, a court ruled Monday.

I will be digging into Judge Van Sickle's case soon. Coming up: A
special feature on the controversy surrounding former Ms. Wheelchair
Wisconsin, Janeal Lee.