Jared Loughner, Charged With Shooting Rep. Gabrielle Giffords in Rampage, Can Be Forced to Take Anti-Psychotic Meds

U.S. District Judge Larry Burns ruled in an emergency hearing today that prison officials could force Jared Lee Loughner, charged in the Tucson, Ariz., shooting that left six dead and 13 wounded, including Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, to take anti-psychotic medication. In his decision, Burns said he was deferring to trained psychiatrists and medical personnel in Missouri, where Loughner has been confined in a prison medical facility, who have found Loughner to be dangerous. The emergency...Full Story
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