Dr. Michael Welner Takes Your Questions About His Evaluation of Brian David Mitchell

PHOTO: Forensic psychologist Dr. Michael Welner

In response to a request made by "Nightline," Utah District Federal Court released video of the 2009 interview Dr. Michael Welner, one of the country's top forensic psychiatrists, conducted with Brian David Mitchell, the man convicted of kidnapping Elizabeth Smart, to detemine whether he was competent to stand trial.

The video has never been seen outside of the courtroom until now. WATCH THE VIDEO HERE

After the interview tapes were released to "Nightline," Dr. Welner shared his opinions on how he determined Mitchell to be competent. If you have questions you would like to ask Dr. Welner about his evaluation, fill out the form below and check back next week to see if your question was chosen.

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