Series - Criminally insane case files

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Criminally insane case files

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  • 1951-1972 (Creation)

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2.5 m of textual records

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Series forms part of Department of the Attorney General fonds and consists of correspondence, forms, and reports relating to individuals remanded to the Nova Scotia Hospital for psychiatric evaluation pursuant to a case before a criminal court. Case files may include initial police reports and charges, remands from a judge, psychiatric and medical evaluations, subsequent correspondence with and recommendations to the Attorney-General, Lieutenant Governor's warrants suspending a criminal proceeding and authorizing the long-term committal of an individual to the Nova Scotia Hospital and proceedings before the Nova Scotia Board of Review regarding the eventual disposition of such individuals.

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RG 10 Series C vol. 1 to 435.

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