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‘We’ve lost our compass’: For the mentally ill, is a return to forced treatment a solution or a false promise?

The sightings of James Mark Rippee are all over his sisters’ Facebook. Someone spotted him sleeping by a furniture store in Vallejo. Someone walked him to a gas station for coffee. Someone prayed for him at Nation’s Giant Hamburgers. Rippee, 56, developed schizophrenia after a horrific motorcycle accident more than three decades ago caused a […]