Lawsuit against Alabama DHR alleges mistreatment of kids placed in mental health facilities

Lawsuit against Alabama DHR for abuse of children in mental health facilities

Updated: 10:25 p.m. CDT May 25, 2021

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not guilty. No. Worrying allegations at 5 p.m. about facilities in Alabama serving children with mental health problems. WTM 13 Chip Scarborough explains why it led to illegal actions. A class action lawsuit against Alabama’s Human Resources Department alleges that some young people are unnecessarily placed in mental health facilities across the state. DHR brings children to these facilities in particular who do not have to be brought to these facilities, who should be in the community and take care of their relatives. Instead, they are being taken to these horrific facilities. Cahaba Heights attorney Tommy James says that children brought to these facilities by Dhr are often physically and emotionally abused, not to mention staying there much longer than they should. He represents a client who he says actually needed help but was driven to do the unthinkable. He was beaten several times by employees, there several times by other piers. In fact, over a stretch of roughly 10 days, he was beaten so many times by both co-workers and peers that he tried to commit suicide by hanging himself up with one of his shirts, and luckily failed. Attorney Tommy James says unfortunately this is not a problem. Only in Alabama. He says it will continue nationwide. He says the aim of the lawsuit is to ensure that children housed in these facilities are properly treated and not kept there for too long. In Birmingham chips. Garber WV TM 13. We contacted Alabama Dhr for comment on the class action lawsuit. A spokesman says the organization has not yet been served but is aware of the lawsuit through media coverage. BERRY HE REMAINED NO GUILTY ON 5 DISFERRING ALLEGATIONS ABOUT THE ALABAMA FACILITY. A CLASS ACTION RIGHT SUBMITTED AGAINST ALABAMA’S HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT REFIRMS THAT SOME YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE STATE ARE ESSENTIALLY ENGAGED IN MENTAL HEALTH OPPORTUNITIES. DHRS SUPPORTING CHILDREN IN THESE FACILITIES DO NOT NEED TO SUPPORT IN THESE FACILITIES NOW. TOMMY. JAMES SAYS CHILDREN SUPPORTED BY DHR IN THESE FACILITIES ARE PHYSICALLY AND EMOTIONALLY AYBUSED TO MENTION THEM NO LONGER THAN THEY ARE REPRESENTING A CUSTOMER HE IS REALLY USING. HE WAS BEATEN BY SFFTA NUMEROUS TIMES REFERRED TO BY OTHER PERSONS. ACTUALLY IN A DISTANCE OVER 10 DAYS. He was beaten so many times by both staff and colleagues that he attempted to commit suicide who tried to hang himself with one of his shirts and thank you for the failure of the lawyer. JAMES SAYS UNLUCKY THAT IS NOT A PROBLEM THIS IS EXCLUSIVE TO ALABAMA. He says it will continue nationally. He says the goal of the litigation is to ensure that children housed in these EAC facilities are properly treated and not kept in BIRMINGHAM chips for too long, Spokesman says the organization hasn’t been served, but it has is

Lawsuit against Alabama DHR for abuse of children in mental health facilities

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Updated: 10:25 p.m. CDT May 25, 2021

There are worrying allegations about facilities that help children with mental health problems. Check out the video above to learn why a class action lawsuit was filed against Alabama’s Human Resources Department.

There are worrying allegations about facilities that help children with mental health problems.

Check out the video above to learn why a class action lawsuit was filed against Alabama’s Human Resources department.

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