Insanity Rehabilitation

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Effective programs should be created aim to keep individuals with mental illness out of the justice system.
Those who are diagnosed with severe mental illness should not be incarcerated for their illegal actions but instead mandated to rehabilitative and psychiatric programs.
Adequate treatment to be provided for those who are incarcerated and isolation should not be use as preventive measure.

The insanity defense should be used to accurately place the mentally ill into a mandated program to reduce reoffending and overpopulation within the prison system.
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