What Is Cognitive Development Disability Diversion?

There is a general policy that punishment from or legal system is cruel and unusual punishment when defendant is so mentally disabled that he or she cannot understand what is going on or how punishment is consequential to certain conduct. Therefore, there exists a state court diversion program from those who have severe cognitive development issues. To read about this program, please click on the following link.

https://www.greghillassociates.com/what-is-cognitive-development-disability-diversion.html

 

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