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A New Chapter For Whiting Forensic, Connecticut's Maximum Security Unit

Jan 18, 2018

This hour: following reports of abuse by staff at Connecticut’s maximum-security psychiatric unit -- news of an order separating Whiting Forensic from Connecticut Valley Hospital. 

Coming up, we discuss the significance of the split -- including what it means for the safety and oversight of patients.

Plus: deserted at the ER.

What happens when a 21-year-old autistic man is left to the supervision of a local hospital? We take a closer look. 

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Chion Wolf contributed to this show.