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06 2021

  • Rethink Mental Illness statement on the killing of Dalian Atkinson

    Today, 23 June 2021, a jury at Birmingham crown court convicted PC Benjamin Monk of the manslaughter of Dalian Atkinson in 2016. Dalian, a former professional footballer, was unwell and experiencing a mental health crisis when he was killed.

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  • Reforming the Mental Health Act: our reaction to the governments response to consultation

    Today, Thursday 15 July, the government published its response to the Mental Health Act consultation.

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