Reaction- "Legislators Explore Mental Hospital Probe" - John Petterson - WIchita Eagle and Wichita Beacon

Reaction- "Legislators Explore Mental Hospital Probe" - John Petterson - WIchita Eagle and Wichita Beacon

by: John Patterson | publication date: February 3, 1974 | Publication: Wichita Eagle and Wichita Beacon |

"'Questionable areas' at Larned State Hospital, detailed in a Wichita Eagle series, should be investigated, Rep. Charles F. Laird, D-Topeka, said. Laird said Friday he plans to explore the possibility of calling for a legislative investigation of conditions at the state mental hospital. . ."

John Petterson, of Our Topeka Bureau, discusses how Betty Wells' series, Trip Into Darkness, has caused a need for investigation in the Lard State Hospital.

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